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Elie Wiesel on "Fanaticism in the Talmud" (Rebroadcast)26:50


This show rebroadcast the second of three installments from the 31st annual lecture series "The Fascination with Jewish Tales" delivered by teacher, author and Nobel Prize winner Elie Wiesel.

The 31st series focused on Jewish history, beliefs, and religious fanaticism. The second lecture is entitled "And Thou Shall Love Thy Neighbor: Against Fanaticism in the Talmud."

Elie Wiesel, an internationally renowned human rights activist and author, won the Nobel Prize for Peace in 1986 and has taught at Boston University since 1976. He has been delivering his annual three-lecture series "Three Encounters with Elie Wiesel: The Fascination with Jewish Tales" since 1975.

This program aired on December 31, 2006.

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