Anton is the award-winning author of Rashi’s Daughters,
historical fiction novels set in the household of the great medieval
Jewish scholar, whose daughters studied Talmud when these sacred texts
were forbidden to women.
The author's new series, Rav Hisda’s Daugther, takes place in Third Century Babylonia
as the Talmud is being created.
Anton will be will be
discussing, selling and signing her latest book during the program. The
synagogue invites the community to learn and discuss how Anton
does her research and is inspired to write her books.
North Shore Synagogue’s Lifelong Learning Program and the Sisterhood,
the reception begins at 7 and the program starts at 7:30 p.m. Syosset's
North Shore Synagogue recently was merged with Temple Beth Elohim in Old Bethpage.
Admission for non-temple members is $18. For more information or to RSVP, please contact516.921.2282 ext. 174 or firstname.lastname@example.org.