Temple Emanu-El Adult Education and
HaSifriyah: The Jewish Community Library present a 4 part Author Series: Linda K. Wertheimer
Faith Ed: Teaching about Religion in an Age of Intolerance
Veteran journalist, essayist, and award-winning education writer, Linda K. Wertheimer will speak about her recent book which offers deep insights into the combustible issue of teaching religion in American schools. Linda combines her personal experience with vivid reporting to reveal the fault lines as well as a pathway to progress.
An essential read when religion and intolerance are at the heart of conflicts both global and local.
Sunday, September 18, 2016 • 9:30 am • Starensier Assembly
Sunday, October 16th - Bobby Kennedy: The Making of a Liberal Icon by Larry Tye
Sunday, November 20th - The Harris Narratives: An Introspective Study of a Transracial Adoptee by Susan Harris
Sunday, December 11th - The Boston Girl by Anita Diamant
Each author will be speak about his/her latest book
which will be made available for sale and signed by the author.
Each program will begin with a continental breakfast.
A contribution of $5 is suggested for each of the programs.