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Israel @ 70: A Brief History of Modern Israel
A Brief History of Modern Israel with Dr. Lauren Strauss, Professor of Modern Jewish History, American University
Mornings April 15, 22 & 29
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Go beyond the headlines! In commemorating the 70th anniversary of the Jewish State, we explore the stories, entral figures, and cultures that form the modern State of Israel. In three exciting sessions, experience many of the most significant moments in Israel's history, beginning with the birth of modern Zionism in the late 19th century and moving through the creation of the State, political developments and wars, major cultural institutions, memorabale personalities, waves of immigration from around the world, songs, food, language, technological innovations, and plans for the future.
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