The Newsletter From Nishmat Am
2113 W. Spring Creek Parkway
Plano, Texas  75023
Ph: 972-618-2200   -   Fax: 972-618-2216   -    -

  Dec 6 & 7, 2019
  Dr. Luis Cortest
will offer two lectures on 
The Golden Age of Spain

 Friday Night Dec 6
Services at 6:30 PM, followed by Shabbat Dinner 
Dr. Cortest will speak at dinner on

"The Jews in the Golden Age of Spain"
Please make your reservations for our traditional Shabbat dinner by calling our office

Adults $18         Children 6-15, $12           Under 6 free
       Shabbat Morning Dec 7
   Dr. Cortest will speak at Shabbat morning services on
"The Expulsion of Spanish Jewry 
and its Aftermath"
Dr. Luis Cortest.
Dr. Luis Cortest is Professor of Spanish at the University of Oklahoma and - from 1992 till 1999 - served as its Chair of the Department of Modern Languages, Literatures and Linguistics . 

Professor Cortest studied at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, and the Universidad Complutense de Madrid before he was awarded a Ph. D. in Medieval Hispanic literatures at the University of California, Berkeley. 

His principal interests include: Spanish religious writers of the sixteenth century, Medieval Spanish literature, the history of Spanish Scholasticism and Natural Law Theory. He has written numerous books on these topics.

The community is invited to hear this distinguished scholar speak on these fascinating topics.

We are grateful to Dr. David and Gerri Patterson for sponsoring this program.

CONTACT US contact

Congregation Nishmat Am 

2113 W. Spring Creek Parkway

Plano, TX  75023

Ph:(972) 618-2200  -  Fax:(972) 618-2216