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Limmud SA Johannesburg Programme – Out Now

The Limmud Johannesburg programme is finally live. 

Please check out the fantastic presenter line-up and all the sessions on offer at http://www.limmud.org.za/limmud-johannesburg-2016-programme

With over 100 sessions, 20+ international presenters and 100 locals, there are a lot of exciting choices to make.

Get familiar with this awesome programme and confirm your place by registering now here....

Meet Shirli Gilbert: a leading expert in music of the Holocaust

Shrili Gilbert is a specialist in modern Jewish history with a focus on the Holocaust period. She is an Associate Professor of History at the University of Southampton and previously held positions at the University of Cape Town and the University of Michigan....

Meet Valerie Root Wolpe: Inspirational life coach

Valerie Root Wolpe loves to awaken and express the creative spirit which she believes everyone longs for- to transcend routine life and experience this divine spark.  Through 3 decades as a personal and leadership coach and recruiter, she has discovered some creative and contemplative practices with the superconductive power to move participants swiftly and deeply along.  Val has a fun, easy and grounded style that will encourage you to go beyond your comfort zone and ...

Meet Aleksandra Kubica: Researching memory, museums and neglected narratives in Poland

Aleksandra Kubica is currently a PhD candidate at King’s College London, researching memory, museums and neglected narratives in Poland. Aleksandra was an Archival Fellow at the Center for Jewish History in New York, worked as an educator in Poland and Germany and co-directed the documentary ‘Living in Auschwitz’....