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Review: Run, The Vault *****

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We were so privileged as to have Stephen Laughton’s premiere read-through at the Ritual Reconstructed end of project event last November! read the review by Fiona Leckerman. A graffiti lined walkway leads to the underground maze of dark tunnels that house…

The Ritual Year and Annual Cycle

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Rosh Hashanah (Annual) This festival is the Jewish New Year, also known as the ‘Head of the Year’. The holiday (‘holy day’) occurs on the 1st and 2nd second days of the Jewish calendar month of Tishrei which…

The Ritual Year

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Introduction to the Jewish Ritual Year “Jewish ritual may be characterized as … the architecture of time. Most of its observances – the Sabbath, the New Moon, the festivals, the Sabbatical and the Jubilee year – depend on…

Supporting Notes: Ritual Reconstructed Films “The Pride Seder”

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Supporting Notes: Ritual Reconstructed Films “The Pride Seder” This film is the fifth and final in our sequence of LGBTQI-Jewish ‘ritual year’ documentary programmes. It was the only programme made by filming as the ritual took place, rather…

Supporting Notes: Ritual Reconstructed Films “World Aids Day”

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Supporting Notes: Ritual Reconstructed Films “World Aids Day” This film is the second in our sequence of LGBTQI-Jewish ‘ritual year’ documentaries. The film consists of a clips of a memorialisation service and ritual activities, interspersed with short discussions…

Supporting Notes: Ritual Reconstructed Films “Transgender Day of Remembrance”

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Supporting Notes: Ritual Reconstructed Films “Transgender Day of Remembrance” This documentary is the first in our sequence of LGBTQI-Jewish ‘ritual year’ films. The film consists of a series of short discussions with the two people participating in the…

Through a Queer Lens: Portraits of LGBTQ Jews

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The Through a Queer Lens: Portraits of LGBTQ Jews exhibition is the result of a unique collaboration between Black Queer artist Ajamu and Trans activist Surat-Shaan Knan, and grew out of the landmark Rainbow Jews project which documented Jewish…

Support Groups

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Many of the people that we have met on the Ritual Reconstructed journey have recommended organisations and other groups that may be of interest. They are listed below. Gendered Intelligence http://genderedintelligence.co.uk/ Hot Salt Beef         …

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Thank you to all those that attended the recent film screenings at the University of Portsmouth and Buckinghamshire New University. The films are now available in the members Digital Hub. Available videos which you can access are the…

Ritual Reconstructed research documentary to be screened at Bucks New University for LGBT History Month

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Ritual Reconstructed research documentary to be screened at Bucks New University for LGBT History Month A documentary filmed as part of the year-long research project Ritual Reconstructed, which used the medium of film, performance and storytelling to look…