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Monday, June 14 • 5:15pm - 6:15pm
Jewish detective novels

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We all know Agatha Christie and Arthur Conan Doyle as purveyors of great detective novels – think Miss Marple, Sherlock Holmes... This session will examine detective novels where the detective is Jewish, as is the author. Can you imagine the Rabbi – orthodox or not – in the role of crime solver? What sort of detectives have been created by Jewish authors? One detective we'll examine is not only Jewish but the wife of Sherlock Holmes – who would have thought it?

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Jeffrey Cohen

Rabbi Jeffrey Cohen was the Sydney Jewish Museum’s first CEO, and has served as Literary Editor of the Australian Jewish News and now J-Wire. He serves as a Research Chaplain at St Vincent’s Private Hospital and is Associate Professor of the School of Medicine (Sydney) at Notre... Read More →

Monday June 14, 2021 5:15pm - 6:15pm AEST
Room 2
  Arts culture and literature