A native Chicagoan currently living in Israel, Esther Goldenberg is an author and educator and the mother of two fabulous children. Once a reluctant reader, but always someone who enjoyed a good story, she developed a passion for writing. Her debut Biblical fiction novel, The Scrolls of Deborah, will be released in February, 2024. Esther continues to write and teach students of all ages, and also enjoys adventures with her children, chanting with her neighbors, and walks in nature.
Session Title: Making Modern Midrash: Why, How, and What
In this session, we’ll take a dive into some modern midrashim and examine how they help us understand the original Torah text — and ourselves.