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A unique day of Jewish learning with a master teacher and scholar

Yaffa Epstein of the Pardes Institute, Jerusalem

Thursday, August 11, 2011
Jewish Community Center West Bloomfield

Yaffa Epstein teaches Talmud and Jewish law and serves as director of recruitment at the Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies, an independent, non-denominational, co-ed yeshiva in Jerusalem. She holds a law degree from Bar-Ilan University and is a member of the Israeli bar.


Session I: Brunch and Learn – 9:30-11 a.m.
Should Looks Matter? What Is Beauty in Judaism?”

Session II: Afternoon Class – 2-3:30 p.m.
“Bruriah: Truth, Myth and the Construction of the Ideal Jewish Woman”

Session III: Evening Lecture – 7-8:30 p.m.
“If it’s Worth Saying Once, it’s Worth Saying Twice: Lessons from Hillel’s Ascent to Power“

Join us for one session or all three.
(Note: The first two sessions will include some small group (chavruta) study discussions. The third session is a lecture only.)

Space is limited; advance registration is required.
All three sessions: $18
Session 1: (Brunch & Learn): $10
Session 2: $5
Session 3: $5

To register, please call 248.432.5692 or visit www.jccdet.org.

This event is sponsored by SAJE, JCC, AJE/FedEd, and The Jewish Forum.

Jewish Community Center of Metropolitan Detroit
6600 W. Maple Road • West Bloomfield, MI 48322



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