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THE SCHEDULE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE. One does not register for sessions.  Seating at individual sessions is first come, first served.
REGISTRATION and the Coat Room are on the 27th Floor along with many of the sessions. The Children’s Program, Lunch Room, Limmud Café and rooms E1, G3 and G4 are on the 16th Floor. There is easy access between the floors by 6 large elevators.
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Benjamin Rubin

Benjamin Rubin is a Toronto lawyer by trade. Under his pen name, eBenBrandeis, he composes poetry, lyrics and YouTube video poems. He has edited and published a book of contemporary Jewish humor, translated from the Hebrew an autobiography of life in pre-war Pinsk, Poland, and was the creator of NewHouseOfIsrael.net, an online Zionist conceptual art project. In 2006, he was elected as a Delegate from Canada to the World Zionist Congress, as head of new slate, ZionistParty.com, that recruited 300 members, and won one of 19 seats in a contested national election. Benjamin is Festival chair of Limmud Toronto 2018. Having lived in Israel for four years, and fluent in Hebrew, he has maintained a special interest in Israeli contemporary music, and has an abiding interest in the Golden Age of Hebrew poets from medieval Spain.