Culture aficionado David Benkof helps hundreds of students examine American Jewish culture with a keen eye. What makes this photograph or poem or painting or Broadway musical so brilliant? What can you see the third time you look that you missed the first time?
You can observe the class in this one-minute video.
Here’s the November/December calendar. Monday classes are FREE until they hit the maximum registration of 1,000 participants (which most will), after which they are closed to new sign-ups.
Closed classes can, however, be accessed with an individual $10 ticket or a $40 All-Access Pass. Wednesday and Thursday classes have a $1 tuition.
Monday, November 16 Noon ET Peter, Paul, & Mary 101
Wednesday, November 18 1 pm ET Norman Lear’s Sitcoms
Wednesday, November 18 2 pm ET Funny Women
Wednesday, November 18 3 pm ET SNL’s Jews
Monday, November 23 Noon ET Carole King 101
Monday, November 30 Noon ET Billy Joel 101
Thursday, December 3 Noon ET Sondheim’s Lyrics
Monday, December 7 Noon ET Rodgers & Hammerstein 101
Thursday, December 10 Noon ET West Side Story
Thursday, December 17 Into the Woods
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