Kurt F. Stone

About the Instructor

  • Dr. Kurt F. Stone is in his 22nd year with LLS. His passion for film is, he says, “genetic,” having been born in Hollywood, CA and raised both in and around the movie industry. A graduate of the University of California (BA), the Eagleton Institute of Politics and the Hebrew Union College (MAHL and DD), Kurt is the best-selling author of two books on the United States Congress, as well as a prolific blogger; his political op-ed column “The K.F. Stone Weekly” has, over the past sixteen years, developed an international following. His newest blog is called 'Tales From Hollywood & Vine." Kurt is a much sought-after lecturer, medical ethicist, occasional actor and practicing rabbi for nearly 40 years

    Recipient of the 2004 Excellence in Teaching Award