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Opening Reception: Capturing the Moment: Centuries of the Passover Haggadah (An Exhibit from the Collections of the Duke University Libraries)

March 22, 2017 | 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

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Duke University Libraries invite you to the opening reception featuring Professor Kalman Bland (Duke Professor Emeritus of Religious Studies) for an exhibit of the Passover Haggadah, a Jewish text written for the Passover Seder meal.  This exhibit explores the long and interesting history of the Haggadot (pl. of Haggadah) and how their illustrations and texts shed light on cultural, religious and political changes.

 

For more information contact meg.brown@duke.edu.  This event is co-sponsored by the Center for Jewish Studies and the E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Foundation. Parking available at the Bryan Center Garage.

 

The Holsti-Anderson Family Assembly Room, Rubenstein Library

Duke University

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Date:
March 22, 2017
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5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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Rubenstein Library
Duke University
Durham, NC United States
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