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Scholar in Residence: Shana Strauch Schick

Friday, February 21, 2020 26 Shevat 5780

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Next Day

Join Kesher Israel for a Shabbat of learning with Dr. Shana Strauch Schick: 

Dinner and Drash
Women’s Sections in Synagogues from the Temple to Suburbia

Parshat Shekalim

Seudah Shlishit
The Stories of Beruriah in the Babylonian Talmud and their Sassanian Persian Context

Dr. Shana Strauch Schick is a fellow of the Center for Israel Studies at Yeshiva University and teaches Talmud and Halakha in Michlelet Mevaseret Yerushalim and Matan in Israel and Drisha Institute in NY. In 2011, she became the first woman to be awarded a PhD in Talmudic Literature from Bernard Revel Graduate School at Yeshiva University where she also completed an MA in Bible. She studied in the Graduate Program in Advanced Talmud at Stern College and has held Postdoctoral Fellowships at Bar Ilan and Haifa University. Her upcoming book Between Thought and Deed: Intention in Talmudic Jurisprudence examines the role of intentionality in the development of Talmudic law.

Please help support Dr. Schick's visit and other educational programming with a donation here

Co-sponsored by Lindsay Kaplan, Norm and Tamar Eisen. 

Sponsored by the Dr. H. Harold Gelfand Memorial Institute of Adult Education. 

Dinner Registration Information

Member: $18 adult/$9.00 child (must be logged-in to your account)
General Community: $36 adult/$18 child
Deadline for registration is Tuesday, February 18 at 1pm. 

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