Dr. Joy Ladin, professor of English at Yeshiva University and the first openly transgender employee of an Orthodox Jewish institution, and Rabbi Samuel Cohon lead a discussion of the book Through the Door of Life: A Jewish Journey Between Genders
, at 10 a.m., Sunday, Nov. 17, at Temple Emanu-El, 225 N. Country Club Road. Afternoon and evening programs, geared to families and tweens, take place at the Jewish Community Center, 3800 E. River Road. A Shabbat family workshop and a Hanjkkiah (menorah) factory for children ages 8 through 12 take place at 3 p.m. The film Fringes: New Adventures in Jewish Living
screens at 6:30 p.m., and is followed by a panel discussion. Visit jewishtucson.org
for complete information.