Bernstein Family Scholar in Residence Weekend

Bernstein Family Scholar in Residence Weekend
May 24-25, 2019

"Antisemitism: Then and Now"


Professor Kalman Weiser, Silber Family Chair of East European Jewry and Holocaust Studies at York University will lead us in discussion about the origins, realities, and future of antisemitism. 


          Friday, May 24, 7pm at Shabbat services:"The Paradox of Emancipation and the Birth of Modern Antisemitism"


          Saturday, May 25 at 9am (Breakfast served): "Hitler's Professors: The Story of Yiddish and Germany"  


          Saturday, May 25 at 7pm, with Havdallah and desserts: "What's "New" about Antisemitism Today?"


Special thanks to Dawn and Barry Bernstein for making this program possible.



Kol Ami is a Jewish community in York Region with a dynamic approach to Judaism, blending the traditional and the contemporary. 


Kol Ami | 36 Atkinson Ave, Thornhill | 905-709-2620 | 


Friday, May 24, 2019, 7:00 pm to Saturday, May 25, 2019, 10:00 am
Add to My Calendar
Kol Ami
36 Atkinson Ave
Thornhill , ON