Join the Harvard College Progressive Jewish Alliance
for a screening of the film
Young, Jewish, and Left
with free Chinese food!
Saturday, November 10th at 6:45 pm
Harvard Hillel Student Lounge
52 Mt. Auburn St.
Listen as Loolwa Khazoom, an Iraqi Jew and editor of Flying Camel: Essays on Identity by Women of North African and Middle Eastern Jewish Heritage, recounts her experience in a U.S. Hebrew School when the Rabbi told her it was a sin to use a Sephardi (non-European) Jewish prayer book.
And follow Micah Bazant as he praises the feminist possibilities within Jewish masculinity.
A celebration of diversity, Young Jewish and Left weaves queer culture, Jewish Arab history, secular Yiddishkeit, anti-racist analysis, and religious/spiritual traditions into a multi-layered tapestry of Leftist politics. Personal experiences from many of today’s leading Jewish activists reframe the possibilities of Jewish identity. It presents a fresh and constructive take on race, spirituality, Zionism, queerness, resistance, justice, and liberation.