Three Encounters with Elie Wiesel

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November 1st, 2012

We are pleased to welcome Professor Elie Wiesel back to Boston University this fall. Please follow the links on the sidebar calendar for further information on his annual lecture series on The Fascination with Jewish Tales.

In the Bible: Ezekiel and His Vision of Our Time

Introduction by Robert Brown, President, Boston University

October 15, 2012   at 7pm, BU George Sherman Union, Metcalf Hall

(doors open at 6pm)

In the Talmud: Is Martyrdom or Sanctification of His Name a Valid Response?

Introduction by Dr. Steven Katz, Director of the Elie Wiesel Center for Judaic Studies, Boston University

October 22, 2012 at 7pm, BU George Sherman Union, Metcalf Hall

(doors open at 6pm)

In Contemporary Writings: Open Heart

Introduction by Rabbi Joseph A. Polak, Director, Hillel Foundation; Rabbi to the Jewish Community, Boston University

November 19, 2012 at 7pm, BU George Sherman Union, Metcalf Hall

(doors open at 6pm)

These are free and open to the public.  Tickets not required.  For further information, call 617-353-2238.