Sketches of Israel and the Middle East

Wednesday, January 18,
2017 at 7 pm, at 
Congregation Emanu-El,
1461 Blanshard Street

To expand our members’
knowledge of Israel and the Middle East, Congregation Emanu-El Adult Education
team has planned a fascinating series of monthly talks starting in January
2017. We have invited scholars and experts from our shul and elsewhere to
present and discuss subjects such as: colonial borders and their implications,
Arabic words in modern Hebrew, and regional environmental issues such as water
use.  

Dr. Martin Bunton, Professor University of Victoria History
Department specializing in the field of modern Middle Eastern history, will
launch the series on January 18, 2017  at
7 pm when he will address the following question,  "Are colonial borders to blame for the
violence in the Middle East?“

This promises to be an informative evening so mark your
calendars now!

Email Heshi at if you have any questions.

Entry is by
donation: light refreshments will be served

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