Lori Hope Lefkovitz

Lori Hope Lefkovitz, PhD, holds the Ruderman chair in Jewish Studies at Northeastern University, where she is a Professor of English and Director of the Jewish Studies Program and the Humanities Center.

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Kolot: Center for Jewish Women's and Gender Studies

Kolot, the first Center for Jewish Women’s and Gender Studies established at a rabbinical school, was founded in 1996 to bring the insights of Jewish feminist scholarship to the training of rabbis, both in a revised curriculum and through innovative projects. Among these projects, Kolot developed ritualwell.org, a widely used feminist website of new Jewish rituals and liturgy, and a program to enhance self-esteem in teenaged girls, Rosh Hodesh: It’s a Girl Thing!


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Jewish Women's Archive. "Lori Hope Lefkovitz." (Viewed on May 29, 2024) <http://jwa.org/encyclopedia/author/lefkovitz-lori>.