May 3, 2019
In a world riven with bitter divisions, perverting every opportunity for dialogue, Simon Schama examins the peculiar force of contradictory argument in Jewish tradition. From its distinctive place in the Bible, to the struggle to reconcile revelation with reason in the works of Maimonides and Moses Mendelssohn, at stake is not just the character and future of Israel, but the unity or division of Jews and Judaism world-wide.
Sponsored by David and Judy Dangoor
This event took place on 3rd March as part of Jewish Book Week 2019