Rachel Korazim, Women’s Voices

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November 9, 2018 - 8:00pm to 9:30pm
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​Stay after Shabbat Ruach services for a talk by Rachel Korazim, a Jewish education consultant specializing in curriculum development for Israel and Holocaust education and one of the foremost teachers of modern Hebrew literature and poetry. Dr. Korazim will present and discuss poems of women expressing their nuanced connection to the land of Israel, offering their unique way of reading Torah, creating new individual poetic prayers and speaking out in the political arena. This thought-provoking talk will open a window onto Israeli society, inviting listeners to engage with the country and its history in new ways. Co-sponsored with Shalom Hartman Institute, with support by a grant from the Koret Foundation.