ScholarStream is the Masterclass of Judaic Learning!
Hidden Histories and Untold Stories
Tuesdays at 7 pm (Central Time)
Join JTS scholars as they uncover the hidden context around biblical figures and important eras in Jewish history.
• 11/10: Dr. David Fishman on how religious pre-Holocaust Eastern European Jewry actually was—or wasn’t
• 11/17: Dr. Alan Cooper on why we stopped caring about Moses’s descendants
• 12/1: Dr. Sarah Wolf on how foreign the beit midrash, house of study, would feel to the early Rabbis
• 12/8: Dr. Amy Kalmanofsky on what the Bible really had against Jezebel
Equity, Forgiveness and Intersectionality
Wednesdays at 9 pm (Central Time)
Join Ziegler faculty as they explore issues related to race, gender equality, intersectionality, and building a democracy of the future.
• 11/11: Rabbi Cheryl Peretz—“Breaking the Glass Ceiling: A View from the Rabbinic Tradition”
• 11/18: Rabbi Dr. Elliot Dorff—“Communal Forgiveness”
• 12/2: Rabbi Dr. Gail Labovitz—“What the Exodus Has to Teach Us About Intersectionality”
• 12/9: Rabbi Dr. Aryeh Cohen—“Now What? How Do We Build a Multiracial Democracy?”
Classes are free, but you need to register and use the case sensitive coupon code: DallasFall20
Note: You may be asked for a credit card, but you will NOT be charged
Download the full descriptions for each Ziegler session below.