Venice : L.A. Theatre Works, 2012.
1 sound file (1 hr., 45 min., 32 sec.) : digital.
As a young Jewish man in 17th century Amsterdam, Baruch de Spinoza excelled as a theological student; but as he encountered free-thinking Protestants, atheists, and radicals in this relatively tolerant city, he began to question his religion and the nature of God. As a result, he was branded a heretic and faced excommunication.An L.A...