We are excited to introduce some of our visiting international presenters for LIMMUD NZ 2019. Registration is opening soon but in the meantime, don’t forget to mark your calendars!
LIMMUD In Your Lounge
31 August 2019 (Auckland)
1 September 2019 (Auckland)
7-8 September 2019 (Wellington)
SHAHAR SHILO IsraelShahar Shilo is a Biblical archeologist and an accomplished tour guide with over 25 years of experience. He will be speaking about the links between the Bible and archeology, plus water and wine, the City of David, and more!
BRAM PRESSER AustraliaBram Presser is known for his involvement in the Melbourne music scene and as the founder of the Jewish punk rock prankster band Yidcore. He will be speaking about his recently published novel, “The Book of Dirt”.
GILA FINE Israel/United StatesGila Fine teaches Aggada at The Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies and is the editor in chief of Maggid books. She will be presenting well-known Biblical figures (such as Moshe) and exploring some lesser known figures and texts (including Honi the Circle drawer and Heruta).
MAX & SHANNYN EINSOHN AustraliaMax & Shannyn Einsohn are returning to what we’d like to call their second down-under home as they continue to engage with our community on a deep and connected level. They will build on this connection this year through music and participatory sessions (including with youth/kids).