Noa Karidi

2022-23 Rising Voices Fellow Noa Karidi

Noa Karidi is a junior at Milken Community School in Los Angeles, California. She is the assistant editor of her school's literary magazine and head of the creative writing club. Noa is a member of the Girl Talk Planning Team and the Gender and Sexuality Alliance, which both work to create an environment of equality. She is a part of Global Beit Midrash which brings together Jewish schools around the world. She's a theater lover and a member of the International Thespian Society. Noa enjoys writing poetry, listening to music, painting, and hanging out with friends and family.

Blog Posts

Collage of Milla Jovavitch in The Fifth Element on a blue sparkling background

Finding Tzniut in The Fifth Element's Futurist Costumes

Noa Karidi

The film The Fifth Element creates an aspirational society in which a woman does not feel exposed or sexualized because of what she wears. I want that for all of us. 

Collage of Susan Weidman Schneider on green and white checkered background

Like Lilith, Re-channeling My Anger

Noa Karidi

Rather than reacting from a place of anger, the LGBTQIA+ community needs to follow the example of Weidman Schneider to use education in order to change the perception of this bill and of the community

Noa Karidi at her bat mitzvah collaged on a blue watercolor background

Honoring the Women of the Wall With My Tallit

Noa Karidi

By choosing this tallit, I am honoring the hard work of other women that allowed me to go through this process.

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