In the Mix: Building Community and the Eruv
Mon, Feb 4, 6pm tour, 7pm program
The widespread introduction of eruvs in America encouraged a broader and more inclusive participation in Jewish liturgical and social life on the Sabbath. Join professor Sylvia Barack Fishman, author Blu Greenberg, and Rabbi Yaakov Kermaier for a panel discussion, moderated by Rabbi Adam Mintz, on the dynamic role of the eruv in transforming personal and communal Jewish life in America in the late 20th century. Co-presented by JOFA: Jewish Orthodox Feminist Alliance.
Tickets: $15 General Pulbic; $10 YUM Members, Seniors and Students. For reservations, visit www.smarttix.com or call 212-868-4444
* Image: David Dziencharski, Carrying Home Cholent, 1970s. YU Museum Collection