April 14, Center for Jewish History, 15 W 16th Street.
"Contesting the Land: Christians and Jews in Late Roman Palestine"
Oded Irshai, Senior Lecturer of Ancient Jewish History, Hebrew University. Through a revealing analysis of historical sources and an original look at the question of the land, Dr. Irshai explores a seminal period in the formation of the Jewish Diaspora. Full program available.
Co-sponsored by the Center for Advanced Judaic Studies at the University of Pennsylvania.
Admission: $15 general / $5 students