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Beth El Sisterhood Virtual Speaker Series with Abby Stein

Monday, March 1, 2021 17 Adar 5781

11:30 AM - 1:00 PMZoom

Abby Stein is a Jewish educator, author, speaker, and activist. She was born and raised in a Hasidic family of rabbinic descent, and is a direct descendant of the Baal Shem Tov, the founder of Hasidic Judaism. Abby attended Yeshiva, completing a rabbinical degree in 2011. In 2012, she left the Hasidic world to explore a self-determined life. In 2015, Abby came out as a woman of transgender experience. Since coming out, she has been working to raise support and awareness for trans rights and those leaving Ultra-Orthodoxy. She studied gender studies and political science at Columbia University, and, in 2018, she was awarded the Pride Award by the Brooklyn Borough President. Presenting:

Excerpts from her memoir Becoming Eve: My Journey from an Ultra-Orthodox Rabbi to a Transgender Woman

Beth El Sisterhood member - $10/program

Beth El Congregation member - $13/program

Non-member of Congregation or Sisterhood - $15/program.

Questions? Please contact Marcia Boonshaft at boonshaftjm@gmail.com or 410-484-3112.

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Mon, March 1 2021 17 Adar 5781