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Gallery Chat: Jewish law and representation with Professor Rachel Gross

This course was offered in Fall, 2017.

Archie Rand The 613Professor Rachel Gross, the John & Marcia Goldman Professor of American Jewish Studies at San Francisco State University, discusses the misunderstanding around Jewish law and representation. This gallery chat is presented in conjunction with the exhibition The 613 by Archie Rand. Gallery Chats are short lunchtime talks with notable speakers about the art and stories in the exhibition.


# Sessions
Date & time

Friday, October 6
12:30 - 1:00 pm


Free with museum admission

Session Time Days Location Instructors
Oct 06 12:30 PM–1:00 PM Fri The CJM Rachel Gross


The Contemporary Jewish Museum

736 Mission Street

San Francisco, CA 94103



Rachel Gross

Rachel GrossProfessor Rachel B. Gross is the John and Marcia Goldman Chair in American Jewish Studies at San Francisco State University. She is a scholar of religious studies specializing in American religious history and American Jewish history, interested in the lives, practices, and communities of twentieth-century and contemporary American Jews. Her research interests include the ethnographic study of contemporary Jews, the visual and material cultures of American religions, and the role of space and place in the formation of religious communities.