The Art of Apology with Marjorie Ingall and Danya Ruttenberg
Marjorie Ingall, co-author of Sorry, Sorry, Sorry: The Case for Good Apologies and Rabbi Danya Ruttenberg, author of On Repentance and Repair: Making Amends in an Unapologetic World, will join us to discuss the art of a good apology, the meaning of forgiveness, and what it really means to make amends.
Marjorie Ingall is the author of Mamaleh Knows Best: What Jewish Mothers Do to Raise Creative, Empathetic, Independent Children and The Field Guide to North American Males, and is the coauthor of Hungry, with plus-size model Crystal Renn. A former columnist for Tablet magazine and the Forward, she is a frequent contributor to The New York Times Book Review and has also written for New York magazine, Town & Country, Ms., Glamour, Self, Elle, and Sassy (yes, that one). She lives in New York City.
Rabbi Danya Ruttenberg is an award-winning author and writer.who serves as Scholar in Residence at the National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW). She was named by Newsweek as a “rabbi to watch,” as a “faith leader to watch” by the Center for American Progress, received the Lives of Commitment Award from Auburn Seminary, has been a Washington Post Sunday crossword clue (83 Down) and called (in her younger days) a “wunderkund of Jewish feminism” by Publishers Weekly. Her newest book, On Repentance and Repair: Making Amends in an Unapologetic World is a National Jewish Book Award winner, and an American Library Association’s Sophie Brody Honor Book. It was hailed by Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley as ““A must read for anyone navigating the work of justice and healing.”