Lehman Institute - Conference. Dinner address: Heschel. September 1963.
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|Title:||Lehman Institute - Conference on Moral Implications of the Rabbinate. Dinner address: Abraham Joshua Heschel. September 1963.|
Heschel, Abraham Joshua, 1907-1972
Finkelstein, Louis, 1895-1991
Jewish Theological Seminary of America Herman H. Lehman Institute for Talmudic Ethics. Sound recording S240
|Type of Resource:||sound recording-nonmusical|
|Place of Publication:||Cranberry Township, PA|
|Extent:||1 mp3 file (01:00:32 min.).|
|Abstract/Description:||Theme of the presentation of the night: plight of the negro as an aspect of cosmic brotherhood. Excerpts of speech given as opening address in Chicago, at conference on religion and race. On the concept of race. Switches to topic of the plight of Soviet Jewry at the 22-minute mark. Speaks in Yiddish about the lost world of Eastern Europe that burned in the crematoria. The forgotten and loved world. Finkelstein urges everyone to put this charge to action. He recites Rabbis' Kaddish with all assembled.|
Recordings of: Lehman Institute - Conference.
Digitized from 7" open reel, 3 and 3/4 (3.75) ips, half track, mono. Side B is Blank.
Digitizer also photographed the box information.
Original audio duration: 1:00:27 hours.
Stock brand: Concert.
Digitization funded by Metropolitan New York Library Council (METRO).
Please cite as: JTSA. Herman H. Lehman Institute for Talmudic Ethics Records, The Library of the Jewish Theological Seminary, New York, N.Y., R.G.18, (Box 3).
English, Hebrew and Yiddish.
African Americans -- Relations with Jews
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Jews -- Persecutions -- Soviet Union
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
Jews, East European
Social justice -- Religious aspects
Conference papers and proceedings
Rabbis -- Political activity
|Held by:||Library of the Jewish Theological Seminary HCZ|
|Restrictions on Access:||Access to original audio materials restricted.|
|Is Part Of:||Audio Visual Resources.|