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Newton Free Library

March 2019

Author Talk with Hoberman: Jews and Puritans

March 28 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
Druker Auditorium, 330 Homer St
Newton, MA 02459 United States
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Join us for a Newton History Series program cosponsored by Historic Newton. Author Michael Hoberman will explore the complex and often contradictory meanings that Puritans in colonial New England attached to Judaism. Moreover, Hoberman will also explain the fraught attitudes that they bore toward the Jews as a people. Therefore, don't miss this special chance to learn about the lives of prominent Jews in the Boston area and how the Puritans interacted with them.

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