Lectures and Seminars



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Upcoming Lectures:

October 30, 2016:
Creighton University, Omaha, NE,
Klutznick Symposium
"Democracy, Judaism, Israel, Art, and Demogoguery"

November 6, 2016:
One Day University, South Bend, IN
"Untangling the Web of the Middle East"

March 25, 2017:
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
Odyssey Program
"Unfinished Business: The Russian Revolution 100 Years Later"

Upcoming Lecture Series and Seminars:

Smithsonian Institution
Campus on the Mall
2016: November 9, 16, 30, December 7
"Sacred Signs: Symbols in Jewish, Christian and Muslim Art"

Chatauqua Institution
Five-Lecture Road Scholar Programs
2017: July 29 - August 5: "Comedy and the Human Condition"
2017: August 5-12: "The Nature of Fear"

West End Library

Wednesday evenings:
West End Library - 24th and I Sts NW, Washington, DC.
Scholar-in-Residence series.
Spring, 2017
Book Discussions on "Heroes and Demi-Gods: Their Rise and Fall"
Jan 18: Sophokles: Oedipus Rex
Feb 15: Helen Waddell: Peter Abelard (a novel)
Mar 15: William Shakespeare: King Lear
Apr 12: Robert Penn Warren: All the King's Men
May 10: Arthur Miller: After the Fall






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