JTS Learning Series
Monday, February 22 at 2 pm
READING THE RESISTING WOMAN AS “OTHER” with Dr. Shira D. Epstein, Dean of the William Davidson Graduate School of Jewish Education and Assistant Professor of Jewish Education. Who has the right to anger? When is defiance cast as positive in our texts and when is it silenced? We will explore the Vashti narrative through the lens of power dynamics, status shifts, performing of gendered emotions, and as an example of reading the resisting woman as “Other.” Click here to register.