London’s International Festival of Arts and Ideas

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David Shneer

Contributors

David Shneer is associate professor of history and director of the Center for Judaic Studies at the University of Denver. His books include Queer Jews, Yiddish and the Creation of Soviet Jewish Culture, finalist for the National Jewish Book Award, and New Jews: The End of the Jewish Diaspora.

Upcoming Events

Past Events

2010

Sunday, 7 March 2010

Following on the ancient tradition of interpreting the Torah portion by portion, Torah Queeries brought together some of the world’s leading rabbis, scholars, and writers to interpret the Bible through a "bent lens".  

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Video

 
Jonathan Safran Foer discussing his novel Here I Am with Hephzibah Anderson at an out-of-festival event.