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"William Blake and the Hebrew Psalmist” Talk & Reception with After-Party
Join the Yale Club of LA, DCLA, the Yale School of Art, MIT, and Harvard for “Looking through the eye: William Blake and the Hebrew psalmist,” a special literary evening and lecture provided by Rabbi Miriyam Glazer (PhD).

Date: Saturday, July 30th
Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm (lecture promptly starts at 7:30)

Place: Gil's Sanctuary (Art Gallery)
818 N Spring St, Suite 117, Los Angeles, CA 90012
Cost: Free for Everyone


Rabbi Glazer will discuss the poetics of the imagination and nature in visual art and poetry at Gil’s Sanctuary, a new gallery directed by Janna Avner, Yale ’12 (daughter of DCLA president emeritus Janine Avner ’80) and Curator Peter Hastings Falk, Brown ‘73. As a poetic convergence of literary criticism and extraordinary insight for this one-night only, art event, Rabbi Glazer will lecture on the works of William Blake, Gil Cuatrecasas, and an enigmatic Hebrew psalmist.

Light food and drinks will be served. Mingling from 7:00 – 7:30. Lecture begins promptly at 7:30.

Professor of Literature and chair of the Literature, Communication and Media department at American Jewish University in Los Angeles from 1987-2014, Rabbi Glazer has been an invited speaker in the United States, Denmark, Finland, Ukraine, and Israel. She has held a Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship, Hirchfield Fellowship in the Humanities, and National Institute of Humanities Award. She has received awards from the Hadassah Brandeis Institute and the Memorial Foundation for Jewish Culture, and has been an AJWS Global Justice Fellow, a Greenfaith Fellow and a Visiting Scholar at USC, UCLA, and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Please read more at: https://ajws.org/author/miriyamglazer/

*After-party! At 10pm, the event will continue into the evening at General Lee's bar in Chinatown (475 Gin Ling Way, Los Angeles, CA 90012). *In their mezzanine section, a complimentary whiskey punch will be provided, with other drinks available for purchase. A lineup of DJ sets at General Lee's TBA*.*

Parking: Free parking in the outdoor lot on Alpine and Spring Street (covered by the gallery).


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Saturday, Jul 30 2016 at 7:00pm [ iCal ]
818 N Spring St, Suite 117, Los Angeles, CA 90012
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