Topic: History, Israel
Duration: 4-6 sessions

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Recollections from our past define not only who we are as individuals but who we are as a people and a community. Discover the meaning of memory and how it has impacted the Jewish experience in this 4-session survey course. Travel from the Golden Age of Jewry in Spain to the tales of the Polish shtetls, up to the modern State of Israel. We will also take a fresh look at the call to Never Forget and its power as a key to Jewish survival.

Table of Contents

Lesson 1 - Never Forget: Exploring Our Collective Jewish Memory

Lesson 2 - Sepharad: Voices of Recollection

Lesson 3 - Poland: What to Remember, What to Forget

Lesson 4 - Israel: National Memory Evolving