Book Reading by Penny Rosenwasser from her new book, Hope Into Practice
Author Penny Rosenwasser will read from her new book, Hope Into Practice, Jewish Women Choosing Justice Despite Our Fears, on Thursday, Dec. 12, 7pm, at In Other Words Bookstore, 14 NE Killingsworth St. Portland, 503-232-6003. Free.
Penny Rosenwasser is the author of Visionary Voices, Women on Power: Conversations with shamans, activists, teachers, artists and healers, and Voices from a ‘Promised Land:’ Palestinian & Israeli peace activists speak their hearts. A life-long heartfelt rabble-rouser for justice, she earned her Ph.D. at the California Institute of Integral Studies (San Francisco) in Transformational Learning & Change. Penny is former Jewish Caucus Chair of the National Women’s Studies Association and a founding board member of Jewish Voice for Peace. She teaches an Anti-Semitism/Anti-Arabism class with a Palestinian colleague at the City College of San Francisco and belongs to Kehilla Synagogue.