"A Painful Hope: Seeing the Humanity of Your Enemy," will feature Roots activists –one a Christian Palestinian, Antwan Saca and one an Israeli settler, Rabbi Hanan Schlesinger - as they tell their personal stories and the intertwining of their stories. Friday, September 16, 3:00-5:00 p.m., Acoma A&B Rooms (second floor) of the Student Union Building at UNM.
On Saturday, September 17, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Hillel House invites the community to participate in a special talk with Rabbi Schlesinger as Shabbat comes to a close. He will discuss Jewish sources for openness to understanding the other, existential humility, pluralism, and forgiveness. Havdalah and dessert will follow. Hillel House is located at 1701 Sigma Chi Rd NE
For more information, contact Sara Koplik, Director of Hillel at UNM, email@example.com (505) 242-1127.