Guest Lecture: Jodi Eichler-Levine

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Room 2, Sabin Hall
"Living Waters: Contemporary Innovations in Jewish Women’s Rituals" will be presented by Jodi Eichler-Levine, visiting scholar from the University of Wisconsin–Oshkosh. Eichler-Levine will use a variety of media to explore innovations that have taken place in Jewish rituals over the last thirty years. From special ceremonies to welcome daughters to rituals that acknowledge women’s reproductive lives, these changes have impacted not just women but Jews of all genders. Sponsors include the Center for Holocaust and Genocide Education, the College of Education, the Center for Multicultural Education, the Department of Philosophy and World Religions, Women's and Gender Studies, the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning and the College of Humanities, Arts and Sciences.