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Upcoming Online Learning Programs

Lilith: Demoness or Heroine?

Thursday
May 18, 2017
1:00pm Eastern

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An AdobeConnect event

JWA is thrilled to once again be partnering with writer, musician, and Jewish educator Alicia Jo Rabins to present a new lesson from her curriculum based on her song cycle about Biblical women, Girls in Trouble.

During this online learning program, Alicia will introduce the curriculum and guide participants through her lesson about the character of Lilith through Jewish texts, visual art, and music. In “Lilith: Demoness or Heroine?” we will explore this little-known and often feared character, and consider how her story reflects changing perspectives on powerful women. Alicia will guide us as we explore Lilith through a variety of sources and perspectives, and invite us to add our own voices to the interpretative tradition. She will lead us through some of the activities featured in the lesson, and, in addition, will perform her song about Lilith for us! Anyone who wants to learn more about Lilith, including educators who are interested in teaching about Lilith, are encouraged to attend.

Sam Wood, Marilyn Heiss, and Alana Alpert
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Sam Wood, Marilyn Heiss, and Alana Alpert discuss an historical photograph at the 2012 Institute for Educators. Photo by Gus Freedman. Copyright 2012 Jewish Women's Archive.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Upcoming Online Learning Programs." (Viewed on April 30, 2017) <https://jwa.org/teach/profdev/webinars>.

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