Danya Ruttenberg on Surprised by God

June 2, 2009

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Danya Ruttenberg

In Surprised By God, Danya Ruttenberg writes about her winding path through traditional Jewish practice -- a path that eventually takes her to the rabbinate. Hear Rabbi Ruttenberg discuss her story, which weaves the discipline of traditional Judaism to her 21st-century life.

Rabbi Danya Ruttenberg is the editor of Yentl's Revenge: The Next Wave of Jewish Feminism and the The Passionate Torah: Judaism and Sex. She is a contributor to Lilith magazine, www.Jewschool.com, and the academic journal Women in Judaism. She teaches and lectures throughout the U.S.


Recorded Tuesday, June 02, 2009 at Spertus Institute of Jewish Studies.