20 episodes

Binah features creative voices from the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco. In this series, we bring you remarkable artists and thinkers who’ve come to speak at the JCCSF as part of their Arts & Ideas program.

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    • Religion & Spirituality
    • 4.5 • 23 Ratings

Binah features creative voices from the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco. In this series, we bring you remarkable artists and thinkers who’ve come to speak at the JCCSF as part of their Arts & Ideas program.

    Binah: David Grossman’s More Than I Love My Life

    Binah: David Grossman’s More Than I Love My Life

    Revered Israeli author David Grossman, shares his newest novel, More Than I Love My Life, about multigenerational and geopolitical divide and familial trauma.

    • 54 min
    Binah: Issa Rae and Justin Simien

    Binah: Issa Rae and Justin Simien

    On this encore edition of Binah, television actors, writers and producers Issa Rae (Insecure) and Justin Simien (Dear White People) talk about their work and career and the changing face of Hollywood.

    • 58 min
    Binah: The Athlete Activism of Billie Jean King

    Binah: The Athlete Activism of Billie Jean King

    Billie Jean King recalls the cultural backdrop during her groundbreaking tennis career, and the profound impact on her worldview from the women’s movement, the civil rights movement, and the LGBTQ+ rights movement.

    • 51 min
    Binah: Carrie Brownstein With Dave Eggers

    Binah: Carrie Brownstein With Dave Eggers

    Musician (Sleater-Kinney), actress (Portlandia and Transparent) and writer Carrie Brownstein talks about the dawn of the underground feminist punk-rock movement that would define music and pop culture, from one of its founders.

    • 58 min
    Binah: Francine Prose’s The Vixen

    Binah: Francine Prose’s The Vixen

    Author Francine Prose turns the story of the trial and execution of Ethel and Julius Rosenberg into an improbably funny examination of distortions in the fictionalizing of history.

    • 57 min
    Binah: Margaret Atwood On Writing In The Time Of Dystopia

    Binah: Margaret Atwood On Writing In The Time Of Dystopia

    Novelist, poet and essayist Margaret Atwood discusses her latest work of fiction, “Two Scorched Men,” her seminal novel, The Handmaid’s Tale, and writing in the time of dystopia.

    • 58 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
23 Ratings

23 Ratings

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Variety; frequently thought-provoking

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