The Five Faces of Purim, an Aleph Online Education Event, March 10, 2020, 7:30 – 8:30 PM

The Five Faces of Purim: Fear, Fun, Feasting, Fasting, and Feminism is taught by Rabbi Deb Smith (aka Reb Deb).

This presentation will cover the historical origins of Purim and the customs for celebration of Purim around the world and across traditions, including references to Purim in the Talmud, Midrash, and Jewish law. The roles of Esther and Vashti in light of the current #MeToo movement will also be addressed.

The cost to participate is $18 per person. For more information and to register, visit the Aleph website.

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