Author and Professior Dr. Saba Soomekh in Discussion with Rabbi David Wolpe
"Between Religion and Culture: Three Generations of Iranian Jewish Women From the Shahs to Los Angeles", a discussion with Dr. Saba Soomekh and Rabbi David Wolpe that will take place Tuesday, December 11, 2012 12:00pm at Sinai Temple, 10400 Wilshire Boulevard in Los Angeles.
By Ruthi Amber
Event date: December 11, 2012
Join Rabbi David Wolpe for an in-depth conversation with Dr. Saba Soomekh, Professor of Theological Studies at Loyola Marymount University, on her new book, "Between Religion and Culture: Three Generations of Iranian Jewish Women From The Shahs to Los Angeles".
Rabbi Wolpe and Dr. Soomekh will look at these different generations to see how history, political change, social change, assimilation, financial mobility, and immigration have affected their religiosity, their concepts of womanhood, inter-generational relationships, and their identity.
Book sale and signing to follow and light lunch will be served.