Rating is available when the video has been rented.
This feature is not available right now. Please try again later.
Streamed live on Jan 20, 2016
For optimal viewing, watch this presentation in "Full Screen" mode. Debra Band explores the character and tale of the unique woman shofet through her illuminated manuscript of the Deborah narrative and epic poem of Judges 4-5, chanted on Shabbat Shirah. The lively slide-discussion highlights the tale’s emotions and history, the nature of Deborah’s strength and leadership, the character of Yael, and rabbinic attitudes expressed in the midrash on this biblical tale from the early Bronze Age.