Tag - Surat-Shaan Knan

ISA Visual Sociology Newsletter. Filming for the Ritual Reconstructed project

Press & Media

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 consists largely of factual…

OPINION: Taking LGBT to the Knesset

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Legislators from across the political spectrum sitting around a table, moved to the point of tears and handing out tissues to each other. Who would have believed this could ever happen? Certainly not me – in Britain or…

TLV1 Man, Woman & Everything in Between: Story of a Trans Jew.

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The theme of Tel Aviv’s Pride Parade this year is transgender rights. So, what does it feel like to question your own gender identity? To find yourself in-between the masculine and the feminine? Surat-Shaan Knan shares his journey…

Trans* Visibility and Empowerment Tel Aviv Pride Celebration 2015

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Transgender rights and visibility is the theme of this year’s Tel Aviv Pride Celebration. In a 40 Years of Pride panel, leading transgender activists from around the world discussed some of the most pressing issues facing the community.…

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…