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: 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
    Binah: Mayim Bialik

    Binah: Mayim Bialik

    Actress, neuroscientist, and new host of prime time specials for Jeopardy!, Mayim Bialik talks about what it means to grow up into a woman biologically, psychologically and sociologically.

    • 58 min
    Binah: Judy Chicago

    Binah: Judy Chicago

    Artist Judy Chicago discusses her life and career, from her Jewish roots, to her interest in human rights, to her search for feminist aesthetic forms and beyond.

    • 58 min
    Binah: Rebecca Traister Traces The History Of Unmarried Women In America

    Binah: Rebecca Traister Traces The History Of Unmarried Women In America

    • 58 min

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23 Ratings

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