Introduction by Dr. Wendy Zierler
September 2, 2008 - June 26, 2009
Dr. Wendy Zierler was the moving force and wrote the Introduction to "To Speak Her Heart" -- a compilation of prayers and poems, drawn from the biblical Hannah, 17th-18th century tkhines (supplications written by women that addressed personal feminine concerns), and contemporary writers, to represent a wide range of Jewish women's voices and concerns as expressed in the form of a plea of request -- illustrated by artists Leslie Golomb and Barbara Broff Goldman.
Reception: Wednesday, October 29, 2008, 5:30-7:30 p.m.,
6:30 p.m.: Program with Dr. Wendy Zierler, Associate Professor of Modern Jewish Literature and Feminist Studies, HUC-JIR
Photo ID and RSVP Required: Katie Moscowitz at firstname.lastname@example.org or (212) 824-2293
Location: One West 4th Street (between Broadway and Mercer Street), Manhattan
Subway: R/W to 8th St./NYU; 6 to Astor Place; A/C/E/B/D/F/V to W. 4th St.
Hours: Mondays through Thursdays, 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.; Fridays, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.; Selected Sundays (Oct. 19, Nov. 2 and 23, Dec 14, and Jan. 25), 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Admission: FREE. Photo ID required.
Group Tours and Information: Elizabeth Mueller, email@example.com, (212) 824-2205, www.huc.edu/museums/ny.