Austin Jewish Book Fair
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The Austin Jewish Book Fair is part of the Spotlight on Arts & Ideas 2014-15 season.
|Global Day of Jewish Learning featuring Author, Everett Fox,
Sunday, November 16 3 PM
The Early Prophets: Joshua, Judges, Samuel and Kings. In the spirit of Rabbi Steinsaltz’s call, “Let My People Know,” we will feature the eminent scholar Everett Fox. Fox, speaking about The Early Prophets: Joshua, Judges, Samuel, and Kings, holds the chair in Judaic and Biblical Studies at Clark University. His talk will look at the tribal rivalries, dramatic changes in leadership, and the intrusions of neighboring empires through the prism of a Divine-human relationship. He is the translator of The Five Books of Moses: the Schocken Bible, and coeditor of Scripture and Translations a collection of essays by Martin Buber and Franz Rosenzweig. Presented in collaboration with the Jewish Book Council and the Austin Jewish Book Fair. Meets in ECP MPR Education Building.