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Jewish Lives Series

Jewish Lives Series

The Jewish Lives book series published by Yale University Press explores the stories of influential individuals whose Jewish experiences shaped their contributions to culture, science and politics. Case Western Reserve University experts will lead these book discussions. Participants should bring the required book to each session.

Wednesdays, August 9-23 | 10–11:30 a.m.


Scott Dowling, M.D., Lecturer in Lifelong Learning


Inventor of psychoanalysis, Freud’s innovative and widely influential treatment was born out of his own experiences as a Jewish immigrant. He created what has been dubbed a “psychology of the immigrant,” and a way to come to terms with the Jews’ fate in Western Europe. Read and discuss Becoming Freud: The Making of a Psychoanalyst by Adam Phillips for an incisive portrait of the man and his work.

Get 35% off when ordering this book with code: CASEWESTERNFREUD


Landmark Centre | Lifelong Learning Members: $30; Nonmembers: $40 | REGISTER >