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Saturday, August 24 • 12:10 - 13:10
PANEL: Love in the time of Tanach: love hacks and cautionary tales

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In this lighthearted yet searching session, we ask four text teachers to share their insights about love from the Tanach, which may either inspire us or serve as cautionary tales for our 21st century amour habits. Moderated by Sarit Swisa

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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 →
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Ari Engelberg

Ari Engelberg is a sociologist and anthropologist. His expertise is religion and Israeli society. He is an academic staff member at Hadassah Academic College and lectures at Tel Aviv and Hebrew Universities. His doctoral research focused on the phenomenon of prolonged singlehood in... Read More →
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Irwin Kula

Disruptive spiritual innovator, rogue thinker, seventh generation Rabbi and author of the award-winning book, Yearnings.  Irwin is president of Clal -the National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership which works at the intersection of religion and innovation and the science... Read More →
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Sarit Swisa

Sarit is an avid Limmudnik, in her spare time a clinical psychologist who has delved into family therapy, addiction, DBT and recently started working at Nechama. Sarit loves learning, adventures, (some misadventures), spending time with friends, family and pets, making pottery and... Read More →

Saturday August 24, 2019 12:10 - 13:10 SAST