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Creativity Out of Crisis: Using Ancient Jewish Wisdom to Reimagine What’s Possible

 

Creativity Out of Crisis:

Using Ancient Jewish Wisdom to Reimagine What’s Possible

with Erica Brown, Ph.D.

Tuesday, December 1  |  7-8 pm

This interactive webinar will discuss the nature of creativity and what’s authentically Jewish about the imagination. We’ll look at how some of the world’s best thinkers and artists created rituals in space and time to unleash the muse in each of us and how personal inspiration can help us overcome dark days.

Considered one of the top Jewish educators and lecturers in North America, Erica Brown is the director of the Mayberg Center for Jewish Education and Leadership at George Washington University. She has been called the “Terry Gross of the Jewish World.”

Erica has a Ph.D. from Baltimore Hebrew University and master’s degrees from Harvard University and the University of London. She was a Jerusalem Fellow, faculty of the Wexner Foundation and Avi Chai Fellows, and a recipient of the prestigious Covenant Award for Jewish Education.

She is the author of 12 books on leadership, the Hebrew bible, and spirituality, including Inspired Jewish Leadership. She has been published in The New York Times, The Atlantic, Tablet, Psychology Today, Newsweek, and the Washington Post and posts a page of Talmud study each day at @DrEricaBrown. Recent teachings have focused on resilience at difficult times. Erica will be joining us from Maryland.