Women Who Would be Rabbis: A History of the Battle for Women's Ordination
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM (EST)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Professor Pamela S. Nadell holds the Patrick Clendenen Chair in Women’s and Gender History at American University where she chairs the Department of History. In 2007, she received AU’s highest faculty award, the Scholar/Teacher of the Year. In 2010, the American Jewish Historical Society recognized her distinguished service to American Jewish history with its Lee Max Friedman Award. A member of the founding historians’ team for the National Museum of American Jewish History, she is currently Vice-President for Program for the Association for Jewish Studies. Her books include Women Who Would Be Rabbis: A History of Women’s Ordination, 1889-1985.
A light lunch will be served. RSVP is requested.
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Georgetown University's Center for Jewish Civilization
The Center for Jewish Civilization (CJC) is part of Georgetown University's Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS), a premier school of international affairs. The CJC is home to the study of the global dimensions of Judaism throughout the ages and especially in our own era, with an emphasis on the ethical aspects of Jewish civilization and its interrelationship with other peoples and polities.
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