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.

Fall Exhibition Opening | Living by the Book: The Jewish Bible and the Everyday Power of Text

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Date & Time: 
Wednesday September 09, 2015 05:00 PM to 07:00 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

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  • Depth of Field: Sephardic Identities on Screen | Toledo: El Secreto Oculto, Israel, 2008, 90 min.

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    Date & Time: 
    Tuesday December 01, 2015 07:00 PM to 09:30 PM
    Location: 
    The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

    Toledo: El Secreto Oculto

    Depth of Field: Sephardic Identities on Screen | Saved by Language, USA, 2014, 53 min.

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    Date & Time: 
    Tuesday November 03, 2015 07:00 PM to 09:30 PM
    Location: 
    The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

    Saved by Language

    Depth of Field: Sephardic Identities on Screen | El Gusto, UK, 2011.

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    Date & Time: 
    Tuesday October 06, 2015 07:00 PM to 09:30 PM
    Location: 
    The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

    El Gusto

    Book Talk | Simon Goodman, The Orpheus Clock

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    Date & Time: 
    Tuesday October 27, 2015 07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
    Location: 
    The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

    The passionate, gripping, true story of one man’s single-minded quest to reclaim what the Nazis stole from his family, their beloved art collection, and to restore their legacy. 

    PopUp Exhibition | Andres Waissman & Gachi Prieto on Art, Memory, and Argentina

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    Date & Time: 
    Wednesday September 02, 2015 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
    Location: 
    The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

    Join us for the 2015-2016 inaugural PopUp Exhibition, learn about this year’s program, and meet Argentine artist Andres Waissman (Buenos Aires, 1955), who will be interviewed by Buenos Aires galler

    PopUp Exhibition | Mary Elings on Preserving Digital History

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    Date & Time: 
    Wednesday November 04, 2015 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
    Location: 
    The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

    Mary Elings is the Digital Archivist at The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley.

    PopUp Exhibition | Focus on Undergraduate Research

    Findery: Mapping Yiddish Books
    Date & Time: 
    Wednesday December 02, 2015 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
    Location: 
    The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

    Erin Faigin is an undergraduate student at Berkeley. She has worked as an Undergraduate Research Apprentice at the Magnes for two years (2014-2015).