The Book of Genesis: A Biography

Ronald Hendel in conversation with Rabbi Stephen Pearce and the Very Rev. Dr. Jane Shaw
Date & Time: 
Thursday November 29, 2012 05:00 PM to 06:15 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

Ronald Hendel will introduce his forthcoming book, The Book of Genesis: A Biography (Princeton, November 2012) in conversation with Rabbi Stephen Pearce of Temple Emanu-El, San Franc

The Magnes Open House

A Day of Celebration of The New Magnes Home in Downtown Berkeley
The Magnes Open House
Date & Time: 
Sunday January 22, 2012 12:00 PM to 04:00 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life is opening the doors of its new facility. See the new home of The Magnes.

City of Berkeley 14th Annual Holocaust Remembrance Day

Date & Time: 
Sunday May 01, 2016 11:30 AM to 01:00 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

City of Berkeley 14th Annual Holocaust Remembrance Day

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  • Reading Yehuda Amichai: Robert Alter and Chana Kronfeld in Conversation

    Yehuda Amichai
    Date & Time: 
    Thursday April 07, 2016 05:00 PM to 08:00 PM
    Location: 
    The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

    Robert Alter is Professor of the Graduate School and Emeritus Professor of Hebrew and Comparative Literature at the University of California, Berkeley.  He is the author of twenty-six bo

    Curating Culture, Making Memory: On the Polin Museum of the History of Polish Jews

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    Date & Time: 
    Sunday April 03, 2016 11:00 AM to 06:00 PM
    Location: 
    The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

    Curating Culture, Making Memory: On the Polin Museum of the History of Polish Jews

    11 a.m.-6 p.m., April 3

    Todd Gitlin | Chosen People? Jewish Identity

    A Program of the Center for Jewish Studies, UC Berkeley
    Todd Gitlin
    Date & Time: 
    Tuesday March 15, 2016 06:00 PM to 06:00 PM
    Location: 
    The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

    6 p.m. reception, 6:30 p.m. lecture

    Lunch Book Talk with Ingrid Carlberg

    Ingrid Carlberg: Raoul Wallenberg
    Date & Time: 
    Friday March 18, 2016 12:00 PM to 12:00 PM
    Location: 
    The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

    FREUD, POLITICS AND ANTI-SEMITISM

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    Date & Time: 
    Thursday March 10, 2016 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM
    Location: 
    The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

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  • SUMMONED: Identity and Religion in a Haredi Neighborhood

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    Date & Time: 
    Monday March 07, 2016 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM
    Location: 
    The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

     

    Women of the Bible: After Abel and Other Stories

    Michal Lemberger
    Date & Time: 
    Thursday February 18, 2016 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM
    Location: 
    The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley