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31 Dec 2014

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"The humanities teach us not only what art is for, but what life might be for, what this strange existence might mean."

5 Dec 2014

An article by, Sarah Churchwell on Why the Humanities Matter.

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Poetry Reading featuring, Joan Logghe & Miriam Sagan! Followed by a writing workshop with, Joan Logghe

2 Dec 2014

The New Mexico Jewish Historical Socicty invites you to join poets Miriam Sagan and Joan Logghe for a spirited reading of works with a Jewish theme. Both poets are active in the Santa Fe's literary scene and co-edited the anthology Another Desert: Jewish Poetry of New Mexico (Sherman Asher Publishing). They will read from this collection plus more recent poems. A pre-registration only writing workshop with Santa Fe poet laureate

(2010-2012) Joan Logghe will follow.



JANUARY 11, 2015

Poetry Reading from 1:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. (no fee or preregistration)

Pre-registration only writing workshop 2:30 - 4:30 p.m.


Temple Beth Shalom

205 East Barcelona

Santa Fe, NM


TO REGISTER FOR THE WORKSHOP: Participants must pre-register and pay prior to the workshop. Space is limited! Suggested Donation: NMJHS and TBS Members: $20.00; non-members: $25.00. Please contact: or 982-6161.

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