Thanks to our partners at JBS for recording these sessions at Limmud NY 2016!
Steven M. Cohen: For a Jewish Democratic State of Israel – End the Occupation
Aronld Eisen: Heschel, King, and the Politics of Prophesy
Nathan Guttman: Will Jews Vote Republican?
Shai Held and David Ingber: Two Journeys in Search of God and Torah
Shaul Magid: When Christianity Defines Judiasm – Martin Buber on Jesus and the Baal Shem Tov
Ronen Newrith: Conversion Crisis and Civil Marriage in Israel – Crises, Challenges, and Opportunities
Daniel Olson: The Six Themes of Jewish Peoplehood
Charles Small: Iranian Antisemitism – Why We Should Care
Deborah Vishnevsky: Many Cultures, One Tradidtion
Dov Waxman: The American Jewish Argument about Israel – A Guide for the Perplexed (and the Vexed)
Thanks to our partners at JBS for recording these sessions at Limmud NY 2015!
Steven M. Cohen: Intermarriage as Policy, Inclusion as Practice
Art Green: Where are We Going? Judaism in the 21st Century
Shai Held: The Torah After Ferguson – Human Equality in the Bible
Panel: Justice, Justice You Shall Pursue – Social Justice and Jewish Engagement – Opportunities and Obstacles
Thanks to our partners at Shalom TV for recording these sessions at Limmud NY 2014!
Ari Shavit: The Israeli Condition 2014
Yehuda Kurtzer: Auschwitz or Sinai? Metaphor and the Meaning of Modern Israel
Abraham Foxman: Current Issues Facing the Jewish Community
Ari Shavit in Conversation With David Suisa
Uri Regev: Israel’s Religion/State Clash – Is It My Problem? AN Assetr or Liability to Jewish Peoplehood?
Uri Regev: Who Is a Jew? A Multi-Dimensional Study, A Biblical, Halachic, Legal, and Political Survey
Daniel Roth: “Remember What Amalek Did to You!” Now Reconcile? Reconciling Identity Conflicts in Text and Society
Ethan Tucker: Shamor and Zakhor in Stereo – Making Sense of Shabbat
Steven M. Cohen and Leon Morris: Analyzing the Pew Study
Shai Held: Why Amazement Matters: A.J. Heschel’s Vision of Theology and Spirituality
Danya Ruttenberg and David Ingber: Spiritual Seeking in the Contemporary World – Why Judaism?
Sam Norich and Cheryl Cook: The Pew Study: A Portrait of Jewish Americans – Central Elements in Jewish Identity Today
Gidi Grinstein: Why Anti-Zionism is as Integral to Judaism as Zionism
Michal Smart and Meryl Gordon: Kaddish, Women’s Voices
Daniel Roth: Join in [Re]Creating 9 Adar!, The International Jewish Day of Constructive Conflict
Rachel Rosenthal: It’s Not Right, but It’s Okay – A Characterization of Wisdom and Halakha
JDOV Talks invite interesting and creative thinkers to give “the Jewish talk of their life.” Inspired by the well-known TED talks, JDOV stands for Jewish Dreams, Observations, Visions. These talks were filmed at Limmud NY 2013.
Daniel Gordis: What’s the Bible About? Jews, Nations, and the World
Yehuda Kurtzer: The Future of the Jewish Past
Ruth Messinger: Reframing the Sh’ma to Repair the World
Jane Eisner: Beyond the Shtetlsphere – Using Media to Create Community
Eli Valley: Nazis Killed the Body, Soviets Killed the Soul, and Other Tales of Protests, Prosecution, and Panic
Larry Smith: From This You Make a Living?
Sarah Bunin Benor: Yiddish Ladino, and Jewish English – Do American Jews Speak a Jewish Language?