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Cambridge Forum for Jewish Studies


The Feminine Faces of Divinity: Gender, Midrash and Kabbalah

10:00-11:00 Workshop: How and why should we read Kabbalah from a feminist perspective? 

11:30-12:15 Dr. Ruth Kara-Ivanov Kaniel, Ben Gurion University & Tel Aviv Institute for contemporary psychoanalysis: Holiness and Transgression: Mothers of the Messiah in Jewish and Christian Narratives. 

12:15-13:30 Dr. Biti Roi,Ben Gurion University & Shalom Hartman institute: Images of a Feminine Divinity: From Ancient Rabbinic Literature to the 18th Century

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Monday, 11 May, 2015 - 10:00 to 13:30
Contact name: 
Tali Artman-Partock
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Event location: 
Faculty of Classics, Sidgwick Site, Room 1 (R1)