Adult Education in March

Adult Education in March

Temple Shalom in partnership with our greater Jewish community

Kol Isha:  A Woman’s Voice in Jewish Tradition


Sisterhood is Powerful! A Talmudic Perspective

Alyssa Gray, PhD

March 10, 9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

What does the Talmud teach us about women’s voices in ancient Judaism and today? This course will examine some stories and law from the Babylonian and Jerusalem Talmuds- English translation available.


Esther Part One: Feminist Approaches

Wendy Zierler, PhD

March 17, 9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

A Purim class that combines a feminist approach to the book of Esther in conversation with classical and contemporary literary sources.


Esther Part Two: An Interactive Bibliodrama

Rabbi Jill Hammer, PhD

March 24, 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

An unscripted interpretive drama based on biblical text.


Classes held at Temple Israel, Westport

Co-Sponsored by Temple Shalom