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March 29, 2017. New York City (NYC) never ceases to amaze you with quantity and quality of its free culture and free entertainment whether it's summer or winter, spring or fall, January or June, May or September.
New York's cultural scene is at its busiest in October and March (and the same goes for free events, free things to do), but other months of the year still offer incredible amount of high quality, off the beaten path, unique free events, free things to do which will take your breath away!
So start using these unique New York City opportunities today, March 29, 2017!
Free things to do, free events that take place in New York City every day of the year are truly amazing. So if you're looking for something interesting to do today (March 29, 2017) or on any other day of the year don't miss those free-of-charge opportunities that only New York provides! You can find lots of high quality, off the beaten path, unique free events, free things to do which will take your breath away!
This talk will discuss a Hebrew amulet written by the famous adventurer Giacomo Casanova as well as Casanova's interest in Kabbalah and his contacts with the Jews and the reception of Jewish amulet lore among the Christian esotericists of the Age of Enlightenment.
Lecturer Paweł Maciejko is an Associate Professor of History and Leonard and Helen R. Stulman Chair in Classical Jewish Religion, Thought, and Culture at Johns Hopkins University. Between 2005 and 2016 he taught in the Department of Jewish Thought at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.