1175 Sheridan Road
Jewish-Muslim Relations Past and Present
Spertus Institute for Jewish Learning and Leadership
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 from 7:45 PM to 9:15 PM
Takes place Tuesday evenings, March 7, 14, and 21.
In this three-part mini-course in Highland Park, esteemed scholar Dr. Jacob Lassner brings his vast knowledge of the Near East to a topic that could not be more relevant.
Dr. Lassner will be trace the origins of Muslim attitudes toward Jews and Judaism, providing a nuanced and historically rooted view of Muslim tolerance and intolerance, and exploring whether there might be an Islamic solution to the Arab-Israel problem.