Ritual Reconstructed: reconfiguring "places" of spirituality & identity


5 February 2016 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Buckinhamshire New University; Queen Alexandra Road, High Wycombe, HP11 2JZ,

In the past year Searle Kochberg, from the Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries, has been working on and collaborating with Liberal Judaism UKBucks New University,Coventry University and colleagues in CCI to create Ritual Reconstruction, a Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) research project.

Ritual Reconstructed is a collaborative, community and academic project looking at the ways in which Jewish people who identify as LGBTQI, engage in religious and community life, consisting of a creative writing workshop, a rabbinical debate on lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) Jewish issues and a screening of the 5 films created by Searle and his fellow University of Portsmouth colleagues.

For those who missed the film premiere in November, Bucks New University will be screening the films on Friday 5th February in room N3.06 from 1pm, if you would like to join the screening book your FREE spot here.