Love in the Time of Corona OR Literature and Catastrophe
Join Israeli novelist, Ayelet-Gundar-Goshen as she explores how literature loves catastrophes.
Literature loves catastrophes, as they reveal a person’s true nature. For two thousand years, Jewish texts have faced this question: how should one behave when the world dissolves into chaos? In these moments, we find ordinary men who turn into heroes, heroes who turn into villains, we find cruelty – but also grace, and love. Join Ayelet Gundar-Goshen as she explores these moments, from Noah’s Ark through Amos Oz’s Jerusalem under siege, isolation is depicted as both curse andView more
INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*
- Jun 15, 2021 at 11:00 am - 12:15 pm (Tue)