Lifting Our Stories Out of the Margins

June 27, 2022 Free

Join My Jewish Learning on Zoom for a lively discussion with Ruben Shimonov about an often-overlooked segment of the Jewish world: LGBTQ+ Mizrahi and Sephardic Jews. Shimonov is an educator, community builder, and social entrepreneur passionate about Jewish diversity. In this talk, he will explore the ways in which LGBTQ+ experiences have been historically represented in Sephardic and Mizrahi cultures and the challenges that queer Jews from Sephardic and Mizrahi backgrounds face.

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Monday, June 27, 2022, 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
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