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Saturday, June 8 • 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Chavruta - live and on stage!

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Chavruta (learning in pairs) is one of Limmud’s great traditions and an opportunity to engage with text like never before! Delve into traditional and contemporary texts to discuss, debate and take part in the great dialogue of the Jewish people. Focusing on the theme of Money, watch and learn as some of the top minds at Limmud-Oz grapple with the issue of prosperity. What has value? Should we live in a material world? Who creates wealth? What is utopia?…


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avatar for Rebecca Forgasz

Rebecca Forgasz

Rebecca Forgasz is the Director of the Jewish Museum of Australia in Melbourne. She has previously worked in exhibition-related roles at major state institutions and she is an experienced Jewish educator. Rebecca holds Masters Degrees in Women’s Studies and Jewish Studies as well as a Diploma of Education.
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Gilad Kariv

Gilad Kariv is Executive Director of the Israel Movement for Progressive Judaism and has been a leader and advocate on behalf of liberal Judaism in Israel since 1998. He has advanced legal and social activism on behalf of religious pluralism and social justice in Israeli society in diverse capacities. He is a board member of the Jewish Agency's Joint Institute for Jewish Studies and Hemdat: The Israel Association for the Promotion of Freedom of... Read More →
avatar for Shirli Kirschner

Shirli Kirschner

Shirli Kirschner is a mediator, facilitator and sessional lecturer in the Masters of Law at UNSW. She holds the position of dispute resolution adviser for the wholesale electricity and gas markets and is a special Registrar (mediation) for the Federal Circuits Court of Australia. She works for organisations in Australia and abroad assisting groups to make better decisions and resolve problems. She was a Board member of the Shalom Institute... Read More →
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Tommy Sterling

Tommy Sterling is as humble as Moses. He is a highly entertaining speaker who attended four Limmuds last year, including Limmud UK. Tommy loves to ask questions and explore the origin of all things Jewish. His passions span the traditional to the academic and include the Talmud, the Documentary Hypothesis and the evolution of Rabbinic Judaism. Tommy was involve in the programing committy of Limmud-Oz 2013


Saturday June 8, 2013 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Scientia Building Gallery 2

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