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Sunday, May 24 • 1:00pm - 2:00pm
God Was in This Place and I Did not Know: Can Virtual Space be Sacred Space?

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With synagogues closed and the very real prospect of home-based High Holidays just around the corner, Jews have been scrambling to figure out how to recreate moments of awe and community that normally involve being in the physical presence of others. In this class, we’ll look at the unique challenge of virtualizing sacred spaces, why space matters to religious experience in the first place, and what Jewish communities can do to bring people together under adverse circumstances.

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David Zvi Kalman

Fellow in Residence, Shalom Hartman Institute of North America
David Zvi Kalman is a Fellow in Residence at Shalom Hartman Institute of North America, where he was also in the inaugural cohort of North American David Hartman Center Fellows. David Zvi leads the Kogod Research Center’s Theology research team.He received his PhD from the University... Read More →

Sunday May 24, 2020 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT