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The Pathos of Chosenness: Who Are the Jews if Not Exceptional?
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The Pathos of Chosenness: Who Are the Jews if Not Exceptional?

December 9, 2020 , 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

The Katz Center at the University of Pennsylvania presents Dr. Todd Gitlin, co-author of the 2013 book, “The Chosen Peoples: America, Israel, and the Ordeals of Divine Election,” discussing his admitted failure to redeem the claim of chosenness as a concept that might be parlayed into a humane and universalistic vision.