Israel at 70 - Celebrating Israeli Culture with Dina Routin, MA

Date: May 22, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location:  Show map
Henry & Delia Meyers Library and Media Center
6600 W. Maple Rd.
West Bloomfield, MI 48322
Contact: Francine Menken
Phone: 248.432.5546


Why is it not unusual to see an Israeli hold a stranger’s baby in the street, while in America it would be considered kidnapping?

Why are there no “black tie” weddings in Israel?

Looking back at the last 70 years from the birth of the nation until today to understand and celebrate the rich culture of Israel. Topics include the role of Hebrew language, the army of the people; the Jewish calendar and heritage; immigration and politics.

Cost: $65 ($70 non-members)

Dina Routin holds a master’s degree in Hebrew literature and Poetry from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and has taught numerous Hebrew poetry and lecture series at the JCC.

Co-sponsor: Cohn-Haddow Center for Judaic Studies.

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