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Sunday, June 26 • 1:20pm - 2:40pm
Yitz Greenberg in Conversation with Darren Kleinberg

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Rabbi Dr. Irving “Yitz” Greenberg is the most influential American Jewish leader of the past half century. Yitz has been a pioneer in the realm of intra-Jewish and Christian-Jewish dialogue, a groundbreaking theologian, a strident defender of Holocaust memory, and a visionary communal leader. In this session, he will be engaged in a far-reaching conversation with Darren Kleinberg, author of the forthcoming book Hybrid Judaism: Irving Greenberg, Encounter, and the Changing Nature of American Jewish Identity (Academic Studies Press, October 2016), and Head of School at Kehillah Jewish High School, in Palo Alto.

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Yitz Greenberg

Rabbi Irving "Yitz" Greenberg has founded, led and inspired organizations that enrich the religious, cultural and institutional life of American Jewry. For decades, he has had an immense impact on Jewish life and learning. An ordained Orthodox rabbi, a Harvard Ph.D. and scholar, Rabbi Greenberg has been a seminal thinker in confronting the Holocaust as a historically and theologically transformative event and Israel as the Jewish assumption... Read More →
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Darren Kleinberg

Darren Kleinberg is Head of School at Kehillah Jewish High School in Palo Alto, CA. Ordained in 2005, Rabbi Kleinberg received his doctorate in 2014. The working title of his forthcoming book is Hybrid Judaism: Irving Greenberg and the Encounter with American Jewish Identity. He is a faculty member of the Wexner Heritage Program, Melton, The Kitchen, and Gvanim, and serves on the board of Lehrhaus Judaica.


Sunday June 26, 2016 1:20pm - 2:40pm
Darwin 103

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