People of the book – dive in to a video! Author and professor David Henkin talks about the act of writing in this week’s Torah Portion in an attempt to discover what we need books for, anyway. — This is Episode 18 of the weekly Torah cartoon from BimBam. Each week, a different storyteller – some musical, some poetic, some just straight-up, tell the story of the current Torah portion…and then we animate it! — Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://bit.ly/2dFrxnn Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/heybimbam Twitter: https://twitter.com/heybimbam — BimBam (formerly G-dcast) is a new media studio making Jewish videos, apps and animated series that are joyful, empowering introductions to Jewish ideas and life for kids & adults. Watch something Jewish at https://www.bimbam.com.