Special Book Club Event with Dr. Julia Watts Belser!

Special Book Club Event with Dr. Julia Watts Belser!

We are thrilled to invite you to a special event for the inaugural Jewish Autism Network Book Club on
Sunday, August 4th at  9am (Pacific) Noon (Eastern) 5pm (UK)

Join us for an engaging discussion and Q&A with Dr. Julia Watts Belser about her groundbreaking book, Loving Our Own Bones. The event will be moderated by Mathew Lawrence and Simcha Weinstein.

About the Speaker:
Dr. Julia Watts Belser is a renowned scholar, author, and advocate. Her work is widely recognized for its depth and impact, blending rigorous academic research with a profound commitment to social justice and inclusivity. Dr. Belser’s unique perspective as both a scholar and a person with a disability brings a powerful voice to contemporary discussions on identity and belonging.

About the Book:

Loving Our Own Bones is a deeply personal and scholarly exploration of disability, embodiment, and spirituality. In this groundbreaking book, Dr. Belser weaves together narratives of disability with ancient Jewish texts, offering a rich tapestry of insights and reflections. The book invites readers to rethink traditional notions of wholeness and perfection, embracing a more inclusive and compassionate understanding of the human experience.

We look forward to seeing you there!


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