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Sunday, November 22 • 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Integrated Judaism and a Remixed Approach to Tikkun Olam

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Tikkun Olam has become a mantra for progressive Jewish communities, particularly in their embrace of social action. This talk examines how Tikkun Olam can be "remixed" in a way that provides an integrated approach to Judaism that balances themes of universal interest with an emphasis on the particularities of Jewish tradition. It explores the origins and history of Tikkun Olam in Jewish tradition and traces its sociological development in American Judaism. In addition, the discussion illustrates why Tikkun Olam must be part of an overall program that emphasizes Jewish practice if transmission of the tradition is the goal.

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Roberta Kwall

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Roberta Rosenthal Kwall is the Raymond P. Niro Professor at DePaul University College of Law. She graduated from the Brown University and the University of Pennsylvania Law School. She also has a master’s degree in Jewish Studies. Kwall is an internationally renowned scholar and... Read More →


Sunday November 22, 2020 12:00pm - 1:00pm EST
Zoom Room B