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Cool Jewish Events: An Intimate Conversation with Devotion author Dani Shapiro

Event: An Intimate Conversation with Dani Shapiro, author of DevotionDate: Monday, March 1, 2010Time: 7pmPlace: JCC Manhattan, 334 Amsterdam Avenue at West 76th Street, New York, NY 10023 Admission: $10/$15 (Get tickets in advance!)

event · jews of color · Jews/Jewish/Judaism/Orthodox Judaism · New York

Cool Jewish Events: Rabbi Capers Funnye in Conversation with Ari L. Goldman

Event: Cool Jewish Events: Rabbi Capers Funnye in Conversation with Ari L. GoldmanDate: Tuesday, March 2, 2010Time: 8:15pmPlace: The 92nd Street Y, Lexington Avenue @ 92nd Street, Buttenweiser Hall, New York, NYAdmission: $27 (20% off with Be’chol Lashon code BCHL)

event · Jews/Jewish/Judaism/Orthodox Judaism · learning

Reminder: Cool Jewish Events: Taste of Limmud in Downtown Manhattan

Event: Taste of Limmud NY in Downtown ManhattanDate: Tuesday, February 23, 2010Time: 7-9pmPlace: Museum of Jewish Heritage: A Living Memorial to the Holocaust, 36 Battery Place, New York CityAdmission: $10 minimum donationRSVP: Click here. Details: “Join us for an exciting evening of learning and shmoozing. Text. Food. Comics. Midrash. Living history. Whatever your interest, it’s… Continue reading Reminder: Cool Jewish Events: Taste of Limmud in Downtown Manhattan

event · Jews/Jewish/Judaism/Orthodox Judaism · speaking

My Imagination or Yours?

No, I must have just imagined that someone asked me if the reason why I was speaking at a Reform synagogue in Teaneck was because none of the Orthodox synagogues would have me. And if so, was I going to bash Orthodoxy to the non-Orthodox? Wow, yes, my imagination is just working overtime…. Nope, wait,… Continue reading My Imagination or Yours?

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Cool Jewish Events: Far From Zion: In Search of a Global Jewish Community

Event: Talk with Charles London, author of “Far From Zion: In Search of a Global Jewish Community”Date: Tuesday, February 23, 2010Time: 7pmPlace: Be sure to sign up for more information on upcoming Jewish multicultural events: JCC Manhattan, 334 Amsterdam Avenue at West 76th Street, New York, NY 10023Admission: $7/$10 Join award winning writer Charles London… Continue reading Cool Jewish Events: Far From Zion: In Search of a Global Jewish Community

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More on Yesterday’s blog

It’s nice when you post something on your blog and you’ve done well enough by moderating away the crazies on your blog that you don’t hear a peep about it. Okay, there was a peep. Someone commented on my post about the Rabbi Steven Greenberg event being off-color on my Facebook fan page but that… Continue reading More on Yesterday’s blog

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Cool Jewish Events: Queer Torah with Rabbi Steven Greenberg at Jerusalem Open House

Event: Queer Torah with Rabbi Steven Greenberg in celebration of the Israel release of “Torah Queeries: Weekly Commentaries on the Hebrew Bible.” Date: Tuesday, February 9, 2010 Time: 7:30pm Place: Jerusalem Open House, Hasoreg 2, Jerusalem, Israel Join the Jerusalem Open House for an evening of Queer Torah with Rabbi Steven Greenbergin celebration of the… Continue reading Cool Jewish Events: Queer Torah with Rabbi Steven Greenberg at Jerusalem Open House