Helen Gartner Hammer Memorial Lecture
Join us as we acknowledge the generous gift from the Phyllis and Michael (z"l) Hammer Fund to establish the Helen Gartner Hammer scholars-in-residence in memory of Michael’s mother.
Wednesday, April 9, 2014
The Missing Half of the Jewish Bookshelf: Israeli Women Writing Midrash—A New Sacred Literature
Tamar Biala, Helen Gartner Hammer Scholar-in-Residence, Fall 2013
6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Faculty Club Main Dining Room
Free and open to the public.
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Monday, 03/17/2014 - Friday, 04/11/2014:
Artist Jeanne Williamson's Residency at HBI
Monday, 04/14/2014 - Thursday, 05/22/2014:
Chuppot exhibition on display
Opening Reception: April 23, 5-7 pm
Artist’s Workshop: Wednesday, April 30, 12-2 pm
Williamson will lead a workshop in printing on fabric. Drop in at any time during the session to engage in a hands-on experience.
Wednesday, May 7
Gallery talk by Williamson, 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
“A Sheltering Place: Tradition and Innovation in the Chuppah/Jewish Wedding Canopy,” Penina Adelman, 3:00 - 3:30 p.m.
Thursday, May 15, 2:30 p.m.
“A Chuppah – Beyond the Four Poles,” Lior Kagan
All events will be held at the WSRC and are free and open to the public.
The 2014 Hadassah-Brandeis Institute (HBI) Artist-in-Residence program is made possible thanks to the generous support of Arnee and Walter Winshall and Carol Spinner at Avoda Arts.
Women's Studies Research Center