Excitement about the 2009 conference is building toward another event in 2010, now in the works. If you missed the 2009 Conference, you can gauge some of the interest from the 2009 conference program available here.

Publicity from the 2009 Conference

The Jewish Week
The Forward
Another Jewish Week piece
Toward the end of this week's "TJC Week in Review."

About the 2009 Conference

A groundbreaking, interdenominational conference

Sunday, March 1, 2009, 9:15 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

At the Abraham Joshua Heschel High School, 20 West End Avenue (at 60th Street), New York City.

Keynote Address -- “Jewish Women’s’ Prayers Are Coming Home!”

by Dr. Aliza Lavie, Department of Political Studies, Bar-Ilan University; and editor of the best-selling A Jewish Woman’s Prayer Book

See the Keynote Address


Presenters included Anita Diamant, Debbie Friedman, Judith Hauptman, Dina Najman, Vanessa Ochs, and many more.

Open to both women and men.

Download a registration form.
Advance registration is required; space is limited and registration will be on a first-come/first-served basis. We regret that we can accommodate NO WALK-IN registration for the conference.
Registrations must be received by February 24, 2009.

Keynote Address

Dr. Aliza Lavie’s keynote address at 9:45 a.m. is The Jewish Theological Seminary’s Jack and Lewis Rudin Lecture.

Admission to this lecture by itself (i.e., not including the remainder of the conference) is free, but advance reservations are required. To register only for Dr. Lavie’s lecture, contact or (212) 280-6093.

Conference Sponsors

This conference is sponsored by The Jewish Theological Seminary, Jewish Orthodox Feminist Alliance, Women of Reform Judaism, Women’s League for Conservative Judaism, the Abraham Joshua Heschel School, the Jewish Community Center in Manhattan, Kolot of the Reconstructionist Rabbinical College, and Lilith magazine.