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Friday, February 12 • 8:45pm - 10:00pm
Orthodox Feminism: The Past, The Present, and… Is There a Future?

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The Orthodox Feminism movement is over 40 years old. From the perspective of someone who was on the front lines, creating women's prayer groups 40 years ago, helping to create JOFA, the Jewish Orthodox Feminist Alliance, and more recently Partnership minyanim, how much as has really changed. This session will cover the evolution of the movement, its challenges and successes, looking back as well as looking forward.

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Bat Sheva Marcus

Clinical Director, Maze Women's Sexual Health
Titled the Orthodox Sex Guru by the NYTimes Magazine, Bat Sheva is a founder and clinical director of Maze Women's Sexual Health, one of the largest centers in the country treating female sexual issues. She holds masters in Social Work, Public Health and Jewish Studies and a PhD in Human Sexuality. Bat Sheva is also one of the founders and currently the President of JOFA, the Jewish Orthodox Feminist Alliance. She co-hosts of a monthly podcast on... Read More →

Friday February 12, 2016 8:45pm - 10:00pm

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