TITLE: Jewish Women's Issues
SPEAKER: Susan Weidman Schneider
EVENT DATE: 2004/03/30
RUNNING TIME: 47 minutes
Author Susan Weidman Schneider, editor-in-chief of Lilith, discussed her experiences of more than two decades at the helm of this award-winning Jewish women's magazine.
Speaker Biography: Susan Schneider is the author of "Jewish and Female," "Intermarriage: The Challenge of Living with Differences between Christians and Jews" and "Head and Heart: A Woman's Guide to Financial Independence." For her work on Lilith, Schneider was awarded a Polakoff Lifetime Achievement Award in journalism. She has also been honored by Hadassah with the Golden Wreath Award and the Eleanor Roosevelt Prize by the American Jewish Congress (AJC). The AJC and the Israel Women's Network honored her in the Knesset, together with Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg, as one of a select group of Jewish Women Who Have Made a Difference.