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Saturday, February 14 • 7:30pm - 8:45pm
Speaking of Names...

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What's in a name? People consider changing names for marriage, but also sometimes to outrun bad luck, or to conceal Jewish identity. Converts to Judaism are often "given" a Hebrew name. There is tremendous power in naming, and sometimes our names reveal more about ourselves than we would like. Come to a facilitated Lilith salon to talk about it all.

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Susan Weidman Schneider

Susan is Editor-in-Chief of Lilith and one of its founding mothers. Her writing includes innovative reports on women and philanthropy, the Jewish stake in reproductive rights, and persistent stereotypes of Jewish women. She is the author of three acclaimed books, including the groundbreaking classic Jewish and Female. She has been named a Polakoff Lifetime Achievement Awardee in journalism, a “Leader for the 21st Century” by... Read More →


Saturday February 14, 2015 7:30pm - 8:45pm
Willow

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