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Was God a Feminist? A Close Reading of Exodus 1-2

New course with Esther Lapian. Tuesdays, 10:30a.m. - 12:00p.m. (Israel time) -- Starting Nov 8th, 2022.

Dates:
Tuesday, 08/11/2022 | 10:30 - 12:00
Tuesday, 15/11/2022
Tuesday, 22/11/2022
Tuesday, 29/11/2022
Tuesday, 06/12/2022
Tuesday, 13/12/2022
Tuesday, 03/01/2023
Tuesday, 10/01/2023
Tuesday, 17/01/2023
Tuesday, 17/01/2023
Location:
Schechter Institutes of Jewish Studies
Details:
Phone:
074-7800673

How are we to explain the prominence of the Israelite women in the Exodus narrative?  Was the Biblical narrator a feminist?  Or, are other forces at play in this unique telling of the enslavement and redemption of the Israelites in Egypt.  

The opening chapters of Exodus tell a tragic tale of enslavement and genocide, yet the mood leaves us oddly optimistic. Using irony and suspense, we go from trial to trial- through marriage, birth, danger, bravery, cunning, flight, and relocation to an ending that is merely the beginning of the Israelite story in Egypt. 


Tuition:

ILS 650 ($200*) for 10 classes

*dollar price dependent upon exchange rate on date of payment

10% discount price for simultaneous registration for 2 series or more

15% discount price for simultaneous registration for 3 series or more.

 

The weekly zoom link will be sent via email to all registered students one week before the start of classes.

Details of meeting place for in-person courses will be sent one week before the start of classes.

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