The Blanche and Irving Laurie Lecture in Jewish Women's Studies

Thursday, September 1, 2005

The Books of Daughteronomy: A Feminist Approach to Israeli Literature
presented by Dr. Nancy E. Berg, Washington University, Associate Professor of Modern Hebrew Language & Literature; Jewish and Near Eastern Studies; Comparative Literature 

Sunday, September 18, 2005
HUC-JIR, Cincinnati
Mayerson Hall Auditorium
3101 Clifton Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 

Lecture at 4:00 pm followed by reception 

RSVP to Marcia Cruse at (513) 487-3053 or mcruse@huc.edu 

This lecture is supported by The Blanche and Irving Laurie Foundation and the Women's Rabbinic Network in honor of the Rabbi Sally J. Priesand Visiting Professorship in Jewish Women's Studies


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