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Sunday, August 27 • 4:00pm - 5:00pm
UGLY MEN AND BEAUTIFUL RABBIS: WHAT IS BEAUTY IN JUDAISM?
Let's face it - looks matter! But should they matter in Judaism? How do looks play a role in the world and in Jewish life? This class will look at the concept of beauty and ugliness in the Talmud, and try to shed some light on Judaism's perspective on beauty.

Speakers
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Yaffa Epstein

Yaffa is a lively, dynamic teacher of Talmud, Jewish law, and Liturgy and has taught at Limmud Events around the world. She is the Director of Education, North America for the Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies. She received Rabbinic Ordination from Yeshivat Maharat and holds a L... Read More →


Sunday August 27, 2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Room 175