Dr. Erica Brown

Dr. Erica Brown

Dr. Erica Brown is the Vice Provost for Values and Leadership at Yeshiva University and the founding director of its Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks–Herenstein Center for Values and Leadership. She previously served as the director of the Mayberg Center for Jewish Education and Leadership at The George Washington University and as the Scholar-in-Residence for the Combined Jewish Philanthropies of Boston and the Jewish Federation of Greater Washington. Brown was a Jerusalem Fellow, an Avi Chai Fellow, the recipient of the 2009 Covenant Award, and is a faculty member of the Wexner Foundation. She has written or co-authored fifteen books on the Hebrew Bible, spirituality, and leadership and has been published in The New York Times, The Atlantic, Tablet, First Things, and The Jewish Review of Books and wrote a monthly column for the New York Jewish Week. She currently serves as a community scholar for Congregation Etz Chaim in Livingston, New Jersey. Brown has interviewed Isaac Herzog, the President of Israel, Madeleine Albright, David Brooks, Jeffrey Goldberg, Ambassador Deborah Lipstadt, David Gregory, Dennis Ross, David Makovsky, Sarah Hurwitz, Ruth Messinger, and Dara Horn, among others. She tweeted on one page of Talmud study a day at DrEricaBrown. Her latest book is Ecclesiastes-Kohelet and the Search for Meaning (Maggid, 2023). She is the proud mother of four children, four in-law children, and five beautiful grandchildren.

 

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Ecclesiastes

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Ecclesiastes (in Hebrew, Kohelet) has long been viewed as the great existential work of the Hebrew...

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The Book of Esther takes us to the heart of destiny moments: a beautiful but unlikely...

In In the Narrow Places, Erica Brown, one of the foremost Jewish educators of our time, brings her...

In Jonah: The Reluctant Prophet, Erica Brown takes us on a journey over land and sea,...

Confidently navigating the ancient wilderness, master educator Erica Brown guides readers through the tumultuous events of...

Return

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In Return: Daily Inspiration for the Days of Awe, Erica Brown, one of today's most sought-after...

Seder Talk

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One should approach the Passover Seder with imagination as well as intellect, according to award-winning author and educator...

The Koren Yom Ha’Atzmaut Mahzor is the first-ever English-Hebrew prayer book for Israel’s national holidays. It...

The Koren Yom HaAtzma’ut Mahzor is the first-ever English-Hebrew prayer book for Israel’s national holidays. It...

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