Vol 10, No 2 (2013)

Women in Judaism: A Multidisciplinary Journal Winter 2013

Table of Contents


‘Perspectivism’ in The Halakhic Debate on Abortion Between Moshe Feinstein and Eliezer Waldenberg – Relations Between Jewish Medical Ethics and Socio-Cultural Contexts HTML PDF
Melanie Mordhorst-Mayer, Nitzan Rimon-Zarfaty, Mark Schweda
Rabbis and “Guerrilla Girls” A Bavli Motif of the Female (Counter) Voice in the Rabbinic Legal System HTML PDF
Gail Labovitz
Brides Who Challenge Death: A Jewish Folktale Motif Retold in Different Cultural Contexts HTML PDF
Kristen Lindbeck

Book Reviews

Soomekh, Saba. From the Shahs to Los Angeles: Three Generations of Iranian Jewish Women between Religion and Culture. Albany, NY: SUNY Press, 2012. HTML PDF
Sonia Smith
Schneider, Ilene. Unleavened Dead. Taylorville, IL: Oak Tree Press, 2012. HTML PDF
David J. Zucker
Greenstein, Mindy. The House on Crash Corner and Other Unavoidable Calamities. New York: Greenpoint Press, 2011. HTML PDF
Liz Bryant
Schwarzwald (Rodrigue), Ora. Seder Nashim: A 16th Century Prayer Book for Women in Ladino, Saloniki, (Sidur para mujeres en ladino, salónica, siglo XVI). Jerusalem: Ben Zvi Institute, 2012. HTML PDF
Ilan Fuchs

Fiction - Poetry

Fire Bird and I Learn to Write Anew PDF
Edith Covensky

Fiction - Short Stories

A Poor Investment HTML PDF
Carol Schwalberg

© 1997-2014 Women in Judaism, Inc. ISSN 1209-9392

Women in Judaism, Inc. is a not-for-ptofit organization.

Mailing address:

Women n Judaism, Inc.


PO BOX 30077



If you enjoy this journal, please consider donating