The Full 2018 Lineup is Now Available!

The full list of presenters for LimmudFest 2018 is out now,  and it includes authors, philosophers, chefs, musicians, artists, historians, deep thinkers and burlesque dancers.

Trixie Minx, Bruce Spizer, Larry Powell, Ron Marks, Poppy Tooker, Meredith Polsky, Michael Cook, Danya Ruttenberg, Rafi Zarum, Simone Levine, Sophie Untermann, Dana Keren, Alysse Fuchs and many other local, regional and national presenters will be discussing diverse topics such as:

Cool Jews • #MeToo: A Jewish Response • Praying and Paying: The Marginal Cost of Being Jewish • Keeping Kosher in a Cajun and Creole World • Experiences of a Jewish FBI Agent • In Search of The Male Shiksa • Parenting as a Spiritual Practice • Are Jews White? • Krauss: The New Orleans Value Store • Exploring Community Development Through Tikkun Olam • Judaism and Vegetarianism • Explaining Southern Evangelical Theory • Jews and Judaism in the Circus and Burlesque • What Can “Transparent” Teach Us About Jewish Life, Sexuality and Israel • Once Upon Our Stories: A 21st-Century Jewish Sexual Ethic • The Spirituality of Changing Your Mind.. AND MORE. CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL LIST OF SESSIONS!


Registration is officially open, and it’s not too late to take advantage of our early bird prices. Between now and February 15, all ticket prices are reduced. Don’t delay, take advantage of great early bird prices by registering today!

This year, LimmudFest’s celebration of arts, culture, community and learning includes a Shabbaton at Congregation Gates of Prayer on Friday and Saturday, with more learning and cultural programs at the newly expanded Uptown JCC on Saturday night and Sunday. Register Now!