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GCRL Lunchtime Seminars
The lectures meet on Mondays from 12:00pm to 1:30pm in the Liberman-Miller Lecture Hall at HBI. A Kosher lunch will be provided. RSVP for each lecture to email@example.com.
Monday, November 14, 2016
Ronit Irshai, Helen Gartner Hammer scholar-in-residence
Essentialism and Homosexuality in Contemporary Jewish Law
Monday, November 21, 2016
Avishalom Westreich, Helen Gartner Hammer scholar-in-residence
Changing Motherhood Paradigms: Jewish Law, Civil Law, and Society
Monday, November 28, 2016
Geraldine Gudefin, Helen Gartner Hammer scholar-in-residence
Jewish Family in the Age of Mass Migration: A Comparative Case Study of France and the U.S.
Monday, December 5, 2016
Riki Shapira-Rosenberg, Helen Gartner Hammer scholar-in-residence
Legal Claims and Social Change in Israel
The Boston Jewish Film Festival
Screening of “Sand Storm” at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Saturday, November 12, 2016, 8:45 PM
A screening of “Sand Storm” followed with a discussion with Associate Director of HBI, Lisa Fishbayn Joffe. For more information about “Sand Storm” and to purchase tickets, visit www.bjff.org.
Museum of Fine Arts
465 Huntington Ave.
Boston, MA 02115
Upcoming Panel Discussions
Thursday, November 17, 2016
Gender and the Law in Israel
A discussion in the Liberman-Miller Lecture Hall at HBI, featuring Helen Gartner Hammer Scholars-in-residence Ronit Irshai, Riki Shapira-Rosenberg and Avishalom Westreich.
Monday, January 30, 2017
Is Polygamy Good for Women?
A DEIS Impact event, taking place in the Liberman-Miller Lecture Hall at HBI. Deis Impact is Brandeis University’s weeklong “Festival of Social Justice.” Visit www.brandeis.edu/ethics/deisimpact to learn more about the various events.