Adult Education: Book Discussion

Waking LionsBook Discussion: Waking Lions, by Ayelet Gundar-Goshen
With Dr. Sheila Jelen, Associate Professor of Modern Jewish Literature, UMD
Sunday, January 28 at 10:00am

Get started reading this riveting page-turner: a morally devastating drama of guilt and survival, Winner of the Jewish Quarterly Wingate Prize, and a New York Times Notable Book of 2017.

Dr. Sheila Jelen, Director, Program in Comparative Literature, Meyerhoff Center for Jewish Studies, UMD, is an Associate Professor of English and Jewish Studies with a specialization in Modern Jewish Literature.  Please join her to discuss the compelling themes in this Israeli novel. Waking Lions “offers a commentary on privilege and otherness, challenging readers to confront their own blind spots and preconceptions.” (NYT Book Review)

There is no cost for this class but contact the Temple office at 301-942-2000 or to let us know that you plan to attend.