Torah Told Different: Stories for a Pan Poly/Post-Denominational World recounts the tale of a parallel reality in which a Third Temple rose and fell in antiquity, women were ordained in the fifth century CE, and alternate sages and texts are woven together with ones better known from the “historical” Jewish textual tradition. Ramer’s contemporary midrash […]
Under the theme of “Borders and Identity,” CLGS’ John E. Boswell Lecture, presented in partnership with Pacific School of Religion’s Earl Lectures will explore how migration across all kinds of borders—both physical and metaphorical—is reshaping our understanding of identity across boundaries of race, culture, religion, gender identity, and nationality. The keynote address will be delivered by Jose Antonio Vargas, openly gay Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, filmmaker, immigration activist, and founder of Define American.
Proud Mamas Speak: Unconditional Love, & Rethinking Gender Three Fierce Moms talk about motherhood, gender diversity, and new children’s books. Join us for a presentation and dialogue about family, values, faith and gender diversity. Featuring: Laurin Mayeno, mixed race Asian mother of a gay, gender-expansive son and author of One a Kind Like Me/Único Como Yo […]