Anniversary Lecture – Rabbi Baroness Julia Neuberger DBE
Date: 15 Jun 2016, 7.30pm
Location: the Upper
Price: free, but ticket required
What moral choices will the next generation face, for themselves, their parents, their children, and the wider world?
400th Anniversary Lecture in association with the Cambridge News.
Rabbi Baroness Neuberger DBE is a Trustee of the Van Leer Group Foundation and Van Leer Jerusalem Institute and has been Senior Rabbi of West London Synagogue since March 2011. Created a life peer in 2004 (Liberal Democrat, but now a Cross Bencher) she was Prime Minister Gordon Brown’s Champion for Volunteering 2007-2009 and chaired One Housing Group and the Advisory Panel on Judicial Diversity for the Lord Chancellor 2009-2010.
In 2013 she was appointed by the Care and Support Minister Norman Lamb to chair a Review of the Liverpool Care Pathway for Dying Patients, which was published in July of that year.
Among her books is ‘Dead Yet ‘ a Manifesto for old age’ (2008 Harper Collins), and ‘Is that all there is?'(June 2011 Rider). Rabbi Julia is a social commentator and writes and broadcasts regularly on a variety of social and religious issues.
Tickets are free but must be booked in advance from our box office.