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Two Members of Israel Levin Center

Two Members of Israel Levin Center

"We are dealing here with family and with sacred materials...I say 'sacred' meaning a form of authority that does not come from God; I mean what carries authority because it goes to the heart of what makes you a human being, what you carry with you all your life."


1. Barbara Myerhoff, "The Ritual Telling of the Great Story that Shapes Individual Lives," transcript of lecture, ts, box 55, folder 5, Barbara Myerhoff Papers, U of Southern California, 33.

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