About the Podcast Team

Nahanni Rous (she/her) is the host and producer of Can We Talk? In this role, she has flown over the Chesapeake Bay in the cockpit of a Cessna, chopped garlic in the London kitchen of a world-class chef, and witnessed a small riot at the Western Wall in Jerusalem. Most of the time, though, she's in her home office swimming in hours of tape, or recording vocal tracks under a blanket in her closet. Nahanni is also senior producer of Making Gay History, and co-producer of Those Who Were There, Voices from the Holocaust. Nahanni was a founding staff member of the media organization Just Vision, and a producer of Just Vision’s documentary film Encounter Point.

Judith Rosenbaum (she/her) is CEO of the Jewish Women’s Archive. An educator, historian, and writer, Judith served for nearly a decade as JWA’s Director of Public History and Director of Education. She earned a BA in History from Yale University and a PhD in American Studies from Brown University. Her writing has been published in Tablet, the Forward, Huffpost, and elsewhere. Judith has taught and lectured widely at institutions including Brown University, Boston University, Hebrew College, and Gann Academy, and she also serves on the faculty of the Bronfman Youth Fellowships. Judith is an avid podcast listener, a second-generation Jewish feminist, and the mother of twins.

Rebecca Long (she/her) is Digital Content Editor at the Jewish Women’s Archive. She is a Southern California native, born and raised in the greater Los Angeles area. She is an alumna of Allegheny College, where she graduated cum laude with a BA in English Literature and minors in Women's Studies and History. She also holds a certificate in copyediting from Emerson College. She moved to Boston in 2015, where she worked as Assistant Editor at National Geographic Learning before joining the Jewish Women’s Archive in 2018. She's been published in The GuardianThe Boston GlobeVICEBitch Media, and others.

Our theme music is “We Are Androgynous” by Girls in Trouble.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "About the Podcast Team." (Viewed on April 20, 2021) <https://jwa.org/podcasts/canwetalk/about>.


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