Many of us have heard the term, “The Golden Age” of Spain”- a period when Jews, Christians and Muslims enjoyed political stability, economic prosperity and cultural development.
But how golden was this golden age?
To discuss these questions, and more, please join us for the upcoming webinar as we study to together a lesson from Melton’s newest course of study: The Star and the Crescent: The Long Relationship of Judaism and Islam.
With Ruth Bergman, Melton Detroit faculty member
Date: Wednesday, January 24, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST
We are very pleased to welcome Ruth Bergman, BA, Columbia University, as our teacher. Ruth has been teaching Judaica since coming to Detroit 26 years ago. Ruth has been an instructor for the Florence Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning and the Detroit Federation's FedEd programs for many years, teaching courses in Ethics, history, Bible, Talmud, theology, and Holocaust studies. She has also mentored Melton instructors and has been a presenter at both the Melton Master Teacher Seminars and Melton Director Conferences.