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Is Nothing Sacred? Disobedient Images and Their Meaning for Jewish Culture
Phone (415) 292-1233
Price FREE (Advance Reservations Required)
Age Suitability All Ages

Is Nothing Sacred? Disobedient Images and Their Meaning for Jewish Culture

Wednesday, May 28 8:00p
Jewish Community Center San Francisco, CA

The Stanford University Charles Michael Lecture
Norman L. Kleeblatt, Susan and Elihu Rose Chief Curator, The Jewish Museum, New York

Even before the culture wars of the 1980s and early 1990s, Jewish artists and institutions wrestled with issues concerning the parameters of Jewish subject matter. Artists sometimes expressed their identity through images that appeared transgressive. Artists from other backgrounds also wrestled with subjects sacred to Jewish culture. What is the meaning of a crucifixion
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Is Nothing Sacred? Disobedient Images and Their Meaning for Jewish Culture

The Jewish Community Center of San Francisco is the oldest Jewish center on the West Coast, providing educational, social, cultural and fitness programs to the community since 1877.

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Jewish Community Center
3200 California St.
San Francisco, CA 94115
(415) 292-1200
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