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For a Woman

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You touch the tender part of me to a point where I dare not even dare – knowing as always almonds and raisins the bitter and sweet. But as yet the sky has kindly refused to fall in.…

Tradition

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When I was a child my mother told me traditional stories, from her family tradition, and more banal ones she’d learned at school. When I grew up and wanted to record her stories, she insisted she’d forgotten them.…

Liberal Judaism’s new equality and diversity project website launch

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Liberal Judaism’s new equality and diversity project Ritual Reconstructed has launched an innovative and interactive website: http://ritualreconstructed.com/ Jewish people who identify as LGBTQI, and the wider audience, are invited to sign up to get access to exclusive film and…

Filming for the Ritual Reconstructed Project

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Ritual Reconstructed (RR) is a Jewish LGBTQI community/ academic creative project. It involves factual filming, focus groups, bricolage workshops, exhibits and community screenings. My role on the project is that of filmmaker, and my background is largely factual…

Transparent TV Show

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TRANSPARENT (Amazon Prime 2014) When I first heard about the television series “Transparent” through a friend, I was initially a little nonplussed by the title, but since I have learned to trust my friend’s impeccable taste in all…

Purim Spiel Experience

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My Purim Spiel Experience I found the Purim Spiel experience exciting and rewarding on a number of levels. It was fun to be performing, especially in a zany gender-bending take on tradition. I’ve very little experience of Jewish…

Ritual Reconstructed: Exploring LGBTQI Jewish identity

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Liberal Judaism has joined a prestigious AHRC (Arts and Humanities Research Council) funded project about LGBTQI Jewish rituals in the UK, following on from the Rainbow Jews project. Ritual Reconstructed – a collaborative project  working with London-based Jewish Lesbian,…