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Friday, August 23 • 22:15 - 23:15
Beruriah: finding your place

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Beruriah is the only female scholar mentioned by name in the Talmud. We will study the texts in which she appears and consider the challenges faced by women Torah scholars – both in Beruriah’s time and today.

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Wendy Amsellem

Wendy is a Rabba and teaches Talmud and Jewish Law at Yeshivat Maharat, the first seminary to ordain Orthodox Women. She also teaches at Pardes and at Drisha. Wendy is an alumna of Harvard University and she received semicha from Yeshivat Maharat. She edits Maharat's Keren Journal... Read More →

Friday August 23, 2019 22:15 - 23:15 SAST