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Austin Jewish Book Fair presents: Book Lovers Luncheon with Dafna Michaelson Jenet

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Book Lovers Luncheon  

Wednesday, November 4 

Registration 11 AM, Program: 11:30 AM-1 PM
JCC Community Hall, 7300 Hart Lane

It Takes a Little Crazy To Make a Difference

Struggling with her divorce and her commitment to life as an Orthodox Jewish woman and mother, Dafna Michaelson takes off to all 50 states to find and share stories of ordinary people solving problems in their community. Driven by her commitment to tikkun olam, she learns as she shares the stories of others to find her place and follow her conflicted heart when her non-Jewish boyfriend and love of her life proposes. Jenet’s book recounts her journey over one calendar year and shares her struggles with Orthodoxy and her commitment to faith and community.

DAFNA MICHAELSON JENET, President of the Journey Institute, holds a BA from Stern College and an MBA from University of Denver and is a StorahTelling Maven. She held directorship posts at the Holocaust Awareness Institute and The March of the Living, BJENY. She currently sits on Hadassah’s National Board.