Rafi Ellenson

Rafi Ellenson (he/his/him) is a shanah daled student in the Hebrew College Rabbinical School. He works as the Rabbinic Intern at Shir Tikvah in Minneapolis, MN overseeing their conversion program. He also works as a literary translator and is currently translating “the little book of e,” a collection of the poet E. Ethelbert Miller’s haiku. In the past, he has worked as the Assistant Director of the Dignity Project—an interfaith youth leadership program—and as the Director of Hebrew Learning at URJ Olin-Sang-Ruby Union Institute (OSRUI). His writing has been published in Verklempt! and Jewish Currents, among other places.

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