Are you looking for an engaging speaker or scholar-in-residence for your organization's next event? Shira is available for speaking engagements on the following topics:

  • The Tree of Life shooting in Pittsburgh and its effect on the Pittsburgh community and the American Jewish community at large

  • Reporting on the Pittsburgh massacre as a Jewish reporter

  • Demographic shifts in the American Jewish community and what they means for the future of American Judaism

  • Start-up synagogues and the pop-up religious experience

  • BDS: What's really happening on campus?

  • Intersectionality and the Jewish community

  • Modern Orthodoxy and its political discontents


Shira is also available to moderate your next panel discussion or book talk. Please reach out here.

Recent speaking engagements:

University of Minnesota, Hubbard School of Journalism

Institute for Living Judaism in Brooklyn, Park Slope Jewish Center

Shulamith High School for Girls

Manhattan Day School

Yeshiva University High School for Girls - Central

Yeshiva of Flatbush

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