Jun

8 2019

to
Jun

9 2019

Tiqun Leil Shavuot - Late Night Adult Study

8:15PM - 12:30AM  

BEKI 85 Harrison St
New Haven, CT 06515
203-389-2108 office@beki.org
http://www.beki.org

Contact Peggy Hackett
203-389-2108
office@beki.org
http://www.beki.org

Annual Shavuot Night of Study
5:45 pm Minhah
8:15 pm Festival Maariv
8:30 pm Tiqun Leil Shavuot - Late Night Adult Study

The first session, from 8:30 to 9:30, will be led by Yale Chaplain Maytal Saltiel. Her work is primarily focused around interreligious dialogue, pastoral care, working with smaller religious groups, and helping students develop their own faith and sense of meaning. She works with the InterFaith Forum at Yale (IFFY), Chaplain’s Office Peer Liaisons, Chaplaincy Fellows, Feasting on Faith, Study Breaks and weekly book groups. Prior to coming to Yale in 2013, Maytal worked as the Repair the World Coordinator at Penn Hillel.

Session Two, from 9:45 to 10:45, “Sounding Genocide & Resistance in the Holocaust” will be led by Rachel Adelstein, an ethnomusicologist whose research and teaching covers contemporary Jewish liturgical music, artistic expressions of Jewish feminism and American vernacular musics. She will explore the use of music under the Nazi regime, by the inmates of the Terezín concentration camp, and by the inmates of other ghettos and concentration camps, as well as members of Jewish resistance groups.

Session Three, 11:00 to midnight, will be led by Nadav Berman Shifman, a Postdoctoral Associate at Yale University researching Jewish Thought, classical American Pragmatism, and humanistic philosophy of Technology, is entitled “The Non-Triviality of Misna Avot 5:16, or Why Disinterestedness is Interesting.”

 

Dairy and pareve refreshments will be served after the final shiur.

Sponsor: Congregation Beth El - Keser Israel

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