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Nefesh Queer Book Club 🏳️🌈
January 17, 2021 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Hi Nefesh Kin (and not-yet-kin),
We invite you to join our Nefesh Queer Jewish book club. In queer book club, we plan to learn, discuss, and schmooze over literature written by and/or about queer Jews.
We meet one Sunday a month from 3-430pm starting Sunday, December 20th.
January: Discussion on “Trembling Before G-d,” a documentary about queer orthodox Jews. Joining in the discussion are Rabbi Steve Greenberg, who appears in the film, and the filmmaker Sandi Dubowski may also join. Register to get the link to watch the movie ahead of time.
We look forward to celebrating the lives and stories of queer jews with you!
Sign up here:
December: Our first text is the Queer Jews anthology edited by David Shneer and Cary Aviv. For December 20th, we read Part 1: Mixed Blessings, pgs. 3-23. If you prefer to obtain a hard copy, you can search at an indie bookstore near you here, and there is a PDF version here.