Jerusalem of Gold or Iron?

Jerusalem of Gold by Naomi Shemer is one of the most popular Israeli songs written before the 1967 War. Meir Ariel, a young soldier, dared to challenge the utopia of Shemer's song with his own - Jerusalem of Iron. Is Jerusalem a city of gold or iron? Join poet Dina (Routin) Pyle, who was born and raised in Jerusalem, as we explore this topic and discover a surprising Detroit connection.
 

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Need help joining the Zoom call? Email kschuchman@michjewishhistory.org.

 

 

 

Wednesday, September 30, 7:00PM

JHSM members: $10

Non-members: $18

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ZOOM call

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