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Spirited Debate

Ep. 337: Letty Cottin Pogrebin reflects on her Jewish awakening and her Jewish identity within the feminist movement

November 10, 2022

This week on Unorthodox, an upcoming Oppenheimer simcha sparks a spirited debate.

Our Jew of the week is Letty Cottin Pogrebin—feminist icon, writer, activist, and author of the new book Shanda: A Memoir of Shame and Secrecy. She tells us about her personal Jewish awakening, and about reckoning with her Jewish identity within the feminist movement. (If Cottin Pogrebin’s description of being excluded from the minyan at her mother’s shiva sounds familiar, here is her daughter Abigail Pogrebin sharing a similar story from Ruth Bader Ginsburg.)

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Spirited Debate
Ep. 337: Letty Cottin Pogrebin reflects on her Jewish awakening and her Jewish identity within the feminist movement
November 10, 2022
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