As Jewish as Mama’s Chicken Soup

Join us on Monday, March 1st at 12:25pm PT for “As Jewish as Mama’s Chicken Soup” with Jody Myers, PhD, Professor Emerita, Religious Studies, California State University, Northridge.

Please RSVP to efriedman@ajrca.edu for the Zoom link.

Our Speaker

Jody Myers is Emeritus Professor of Religious Studies at California State University, Northridge. She has written on modern religious thought and expression. She is the author of Seeking Zion: Modernity and Messianic Activism in the Writings of Tsevi Hirsch Kalischer (Littman Library, 2004) and Kabbalah and the Spiritual Quest: The Kabbalah Center in America (Praeger, 2007), co-editor (with Aaron Gross and Jordan Rosenblum) of Feasting and Fasting: The History and Ethics of Jewish Food (NYU Press, 2019), and more than two dozen articles. She is currently working on a study of contemporary Orthodox food ways, entitled Eating at God’s Table: How Foodways Sustain and Nourish Orthodox Jewish Religious Life.