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Friday, August 16 • 10:15pm - 11:15pm
Love in the Time of Tanach: Love Hacks and Cautionary Tales

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In this lighthearted yet searching session, we ask four text teachers to share their insights about love from the Tanach, which may either inspire us or serve as cautionary tales for our 21st century amour habits.

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Sarit Swisa

Sarit is an avid Limmudnik, in her spare time a clinical psychologist who has delved into family therapy, addiction, DBT and recently started working at Nechama, Cape Town. Sarit loves learning, adventures, (some misadventures), spending time with friends, family and pets, making... Read More →
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Ari Engelberg

Ari is a sociologist and anthropologist whose expertise is religion and Israeli society. He is an academic staff member at Hadassah Academic College and lectures at Tel Aviv and Hebrew Universities. His doctoral research focused on the phenomenon of prolonged singlehood in the Religious... Read More →
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Irwin Kula

President of Clal, the National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership which works at the intersection of religion and innovation and the science of human flourishing, disruptive spiritual innovator, rogue thinker and author of the award-winning book, “Yearnings’, Irwin is... Read More →
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Leanne Stillerman Zabow

Longtime Limmudnik Leanne Stillerman Zabow is honoured to attend Limmud this year as a mother of young twins. Leanne has studied Jewish texts at the Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies in Jerusalem and has taught for the Academy of Jewish Thought & Learning in Johannesburg. Leanne... Read More →
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Ilana Stein

Ilana combines her degrees in Nature Conservation and English in her work as a writer for Africa’s foremost ecotourism company, Wilderness Safaris. When not climbing sand dunes or hugging trees, she lectures on Tanach and environmental topics at the Academy of Jewish Thought and... Read More →

Friday August 16, 2019 10:15pm - 11:15pm PDT
Room 6