Yisroel Kotler.JPGRabbi Yisroel Cotlar grew up in Houston and studied in Pittsburgh, London, Montreal and Melbourne. He is known for his Talmudic wit and his lucid way of presenting complex concepts in Judaism. He has lectured in campuses across the nation, including Duke, Suny Binghampton, and the University of Texas on a variety of Jewish topics. He and his wife Chana currently reside in Brooklyn.