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Women, Food, Heroism: A Hanukkah Conference at The Taube Family Campus in Jerusalem

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Tuesday, December 24, 2019
Tuesday, December 24, 2019 - 7:30pm

Join us on the third night of Hanukkah, Tuesday, December 24 at 7:30 pm, for "Women, Food, Heroism: A Hanukkah Conference" at the Taube Family Campus of HUC-JIR in Jerusalem.

Welcome: Rabbi Naamah Kelman, Dean, The Taube Family Campus, Jerusalem

Opening: Rabbi Dalia Marx, Ph.D., Rabbi Aaron D. Panken Professor of Liturgy and Midrash

"Hanukkah and Gender: Not Exactly What You Think:" Professor Rachel Alior

Response: Professor Ruchama Weiss, Ph.D., Director, Blaustein Center for Pastoral Counseling, Jerusalem

The Great Traditional Debate: What Is the Favorite Hanuukah Food, Israeli Sufgania, Ashkenazi Latkes, or Moroccan Sfinge?: Rabbi Dr. Michael Marmur, Rabbi Rinat Safania, and Mr. Avi Dabush

Hear from Rabbi Marx and KAN reporter Naomi Segal about the upcoming conference.

During the conference, Rabbi Marx's book "In Time" will be on sale. We will light the candles together. 

Free parking available at HUC-JIR. 

Questions? Contact Iris Ben-Zvi at iris.benzvi@huc.edu.