No. 73: The Bronfman Fellowship and the Difficulty of Pluralism

Yehuda Kurtzer and Becky Voorwinde discuss how The Bronfman Fellowship has adapted to the challenges of cultivating pluralistic communities.

For more than three decades, The Bronfman Fellowship has been a crucial incubator of pluralistic thought among future Jewish leaders. As American Judaism and media have changed, however, the work of cultivating pluralistic communities has become much more difficult.

In this episode Yehuda Kurtzer speaks with Becky Voorwinde, Executive Director of The Bronfman Fellowship about how the program has tried to adapt to these challenges. Read the related article in eJewishPhilanthropy.

Identity/Crisis: The Ideas Behind the News is a podcast of the Shalom Hartman Institute.

A transcript of this episode is available here.

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Launched in early 2020, Identity/Crisis is a weekly roundtable podcast that explores the ideas behind the news hosted by Shalom Hartman Institute of North America President Yehuda Kurtzer. Episodes cover a wide range of topics and feature experts and content related to news and current events.

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