First Annual Pride Shabbat Dvar Torah (2020)

June 6, 2020 - 10:45am - 11:15am
Location: 
Mayer & Ethel Lerner Sanctuary

SHABBAT, JUNE 6, 2020

THE LGBTQ INCLUSION TASK FORCE PRESENTS

The First Annual Pride Shabbat Dvar Torah

With Guest Speaker

JOY LADIN, PH.D.

who will speak on

“Reading G-d and Torah From a Transgender Perspective.”

 

Dr Ladin is the author of The Soul of the Stranger: Reading God and Torah from a Transgender Perspective.

Dr. Joy Ladin, a teacher, essayist, poet, and literary scholar, holds the Gottesman Chair in English at Stern College for Women at Yeshiva University.

As a nationally recognized speaker on transgender issues and on gender and Jewish identity, Dr. Ladin has been featured on the NPR program On Being with Krista Tippett and gave a TedX talk entitled Ain't I a Woman?

Dr. Ladin serves on the Board of Directors of Keshet, an organization which advocates for LGBTQ equality in Jewish life.

Ohr Kodesh Congregation

8300 Meadowbrook Lane
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
Phone: (301) 589-3880
Fax:  (301) 495-4801

Email: executivedirector@
ohrkodesh.org

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