Limmud Tour of Britain
One event on 15th September 2020 at 12:00 am
One event on 20th October 2020 at 12:00 am
One event on 27th October 2020 at 12:00 am
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Limmud Tour of Britain (in partnership with SCoJeC and Edinburgh Jewish Cultural Centre)
Join us on an adventure with Limmud around Britain without leaving home.
We are thrilled to present our first online Limmud Tour of Britain series. We will bring you presenters from the many thriving Jewish communities around Britain.
Come and explore local Jewish communities and history as well as the usual Limmud mix of topics of national and global interest. Each evening will be at least three sessions running in parallel over two time slots, so in true Limmud fashion – you will have plenty of choice!
The tour will take place online on Tuesday evenings from 07:30pm-10:00pm (BST)
8th & 15th September 2020
20th & 27th October 2020
Planned September sessions include:
Nathan Abrams – Midrashic, Talmudic and Kabbalistic Themes in Stanley Kubrick’s ‘The Shining’
Fiona Frank – The Only Jew in the Village
Harvey Goodman – The History of Nottingham Jewry
Alan Silman – The Genetics of Being Jewish
Sue Cooper – Jews and Climate Justice
Isaac Ansell Forsyth – Understanding God
Clare Levy – Women at the Well
Bill Shackman – Taking the Knee: Gestures of Protest in Biblical and Rabbinic Sources
Nigel Grizzard – From Clothing to Corona – the life and legacy of Sir Montague Burton of Leeds
Adam Wells – ‘Shemira’: A film about the Holocaust, love, marriage, old age and loss
Michael Rowe Sings
Get your tickets now for this tour.
£5 per evening, or, receive 10% discount by booking for all four evenings.
If you have been affected financially by Covid19, please email [email protected], for bursaries options.