A New Monthly Podcast by Jewish Lives
The Jewish Lives Podcast is a monthly show that explores the lives of influential Jewish figures. Hosted by Stanford Storytelling Project veteran Alessandra Wollner, each episode includes an interview with an acclaimed Jewish Lives author. Join us as we explore the Jewish experience together.
Episode 2: MOSES
No figure looms larger in Jewish culture than Moses, and few have stories more enigmatic. Avivah Gottlieb Zornberg, author of the Jewish Lives biography Moses: A Human Life, offers an unprecedented portrait of Moses's inner world and perplexing character.
Episode 1: KARL MARX
Karl Marx is one of the most influential and revolutionary thinkers in modern history, but his Jewish background is either overlooked or misrepresented. Shlomo Avineri, author of the Jewish Lives biography Karl Marx: Philosophy and Revolution, puts Marx’s Jewish background in its proper and balanced context.