Come Welcome Shabbat with Minyan Ometz Lev! KT and local partners Society Hill Synagogue and Timkun Olam Havurah are overjoyed to welcome Dr. Joy Ladin to Philadelphia in May!
Dr. Ladin is a teacher, widely published essayist and poet, literary scholar, and nationally known speaker on transgender issues. Dr. Ladin holds the David and Ruth Gottesman Chair in English at Stern College of Yeshiva University and is the first openly transgender faculty member at an Orthodox Institution. Dr. Ladin will give a talk based on her 2018 book The Soul of the Stranger: Reading God and Torah from a Transgender Perspective.