Events

Mrs. G and Kosher Beach at the Boston Jewish Film Festival

JWA is proud to sponsor a screening of Mrs. G, preceded by the short film Kosher Beach, as part of the Boston Jewish Film Festival. Mrs. G tells the incredible story of how one woman created the world’s most famous swimsuit company. Mrs. Lea Gottlieb started Gottex in her tiny Tel Aviv apartment. A Holocaust survivor with endless creativity, unbridled passion, and a dominant personality, "Mrs. G" was able to climb to the pinnacle of the glamorous fashion world. But ultimately, this success meant navigating complex relationships with her two daughters and making complicated personal decisions while trying to keep her business afloat. The screening will be followed by a conversation with fashion historian Keren Ben-Horin.

Saturday, November 16, 2019, 6:30 p.m.
Brattle Theatre
Cambridge, MA
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WRJ Women's Empowerment Awards Dinner

The Jewish Women’s Archive is excited to share that we will be honored at Women of Reform Judaism’s (WRJ) Women’s Empowerment Awards Dinner to be held in Chicago, Illinois on December 14, 2019 during the The Union for Reform Judaism’s (URJ) Biennial. If you are planning to attend URJ Biennial, or are local to the Chicago area, we hope to see you there.

Saturday, December 14, 2019, 5:30 p.m.
Marriott Marquis
Chicago, IL
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