The Modern Mikvah Movement (Remote)

Lecturer(s)
Cara Rock-Singer
Assistant Professor of Religious Studies, University of Wisconsin
Location
Online
Date
Thursday July 29
Time
noon-1:00 p.m. ET

The Modern Mikveh Movement (MMM), a collection of grassroots feminist projects across the United States, Canada, and Israel, is reclaiming post-menstrual immersion in the Jewish ritual bath (mikveh). This talk will draw on over three years of ethnographic work to show how the MMM is reimagining the purpose, meaning, and potency of an ancient ritual to create new forms Jewish spirituality.
 

Member of Lifelong Learning Cost
$5
Nonmember Cost
$10