Special Guest Speaker Rabbi Danny Gordis
at the JCC Hoytt Theater
Dr. Daniel Gordis is a Senior Vice President and the Koret Distinguished Fellow at Shalem College in Jerusalem. Dr. Gordis was the founding dean of the Ziegler School of Rabbinic Studies at the University of Judaism, the first rabbinical college on the west coast of the United States. Since moving to Israel in 1998, Dr. Gordis has written and lectured throughout the world on Israeli society and the challenges facing the Jewish state. His writing has appeared in magazines and newspapers including the New York Times, the New Republic, the New York Times Magazine, and Tikkun. He writes a regular column, "A Dose of Nuance", for the Jerusalem Post, and is also a regular columnist for Bloomberg View. The author of numerous books on Jewish thought and currents in Israel, he won the National Jewish Book Award for Saving Israel.
This event is presented by Congregation Rodef Sholom and co-sponsored with the Osher Marin JCC.