TOS Talks @ Temple Ohabei Shalom: Big Ideas, Great Thinkers

April 7, 2015 Brookline $5.00 - $36.00 0

Three Great Thinkers share their Big Ideas from the fields of art, culture, ethics, health, religion, science and politics, followed by provocative Q & A’s led by Temple Ohabei Shalom’s Rabbi Sonia Saltzman. Stretch your mind Tuesdays in April, May, and June.

Tuesday April 7th at 7:30 pm ELLEN GOODMAN
Ellen Goodman will discuss The Most Important Conversation America Isn’t Having: How to live well to the end of life. Pulitzer Prize winning columnist Ellen Goodman offers tools for having conversations about values with our loved ones–parents, children, other family members and friends, in order to achieve happier endings. The Conversation Project, a public engagement campaign founded by Ellen Goodman provides a framework for this important discussion.

Tuesday May 19th at 7:30 pm JAMES CARROLL
In the second of three TOS Talks, on Tuesday May 19th at 7:30 pm James Carroll, local luminary, distinguished Scholar-in-Residence at Suffolk University, columnist for the Boston Globe, and prize winning author offers a unique and insightful perspective on the past and the future of Jerusalem. How is it that the cradle of three main religions has been home to so much violence? And what might the future hold? The Jerusalem Paradox: Religion, Violence and the Path to Peace is the topic of this powerful discussion.

Tuesday June 9th at 7:30 pm BRYAN STEVENSON
Bryan Stevenson, one of our nation’s leading voices fighting poverty and challenging racial discrimination in the criminal justice system will share his sobering but hopeful understanding of injustice in our country today. Bryan Stevenson is a public-interest lawyer who has dedicated his career to helping the poor, incarcerated and condemned. He is the founder and executive director of the Equal Justice Initiative, an Alabama-based group that has won major legal advances. He will speak about the timely issue of Confronting Injustice: Race, Poverty and A Path to Progress.

For more information go to: www.ohabei.org/tos-talks-15
617-277-6610
Registration not required. Cash or Checks Accepted at the Door (No Credit Cards)

+ More... - Less...
Fact Sheet
When
From Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 7:30 pm
Until Tuesday, June 9, 2015 at 7:30 pm
Where
Temple Ohabei Shalom
1187 Beacon St
Brookline, MA 02446
Organized By
Price
$15.00 Per Lecture
$5.00 Per Lecture for Student or Senior
$36.00 Package of 3 Lectures

CJP provides the above links concerning third-party events for your convenience only. CJP has no control over the content of the linked-to websites or events they describe, and accepts no responsibility for the websites, including any advertising or products or services on or available from such sites, or for any loss or damage that may arise from your attending, or registering to attend, the described events. If you decide to access any of the third-party websites linked to below, you do so entirely at your own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of use for such websites and event attendance. CJP is not responsible or liable to you or any third party for the content or accuracy of any materials provided by any third parties. All statements and/or opinions expressed in the linked-to materials or at the described events, and all commentary, articles and other content provided at the third-party websites or at the events, are solely the opinions and the responsibility of the persons or entities operating the linked-to websites and events. The inclusion of any link on this website does not imply that CJP endorses the described event, or the linked-to website or its operator.

Filed Under:

More From...

More In...

More At...