Vol 2, No 1 (1999)

"In the month of Nissan, 5479 [1719], a woman was kneeling by the bank of the Moselle, washing her dishes. It was about ten o'clock at night, and of a sudden it became as light as day, and the woman looked in the Heavens, and the Heavens were opened, like unto a ...[word illegible]... and sparks flew therefrom; and then the Heavens closed, as one closes a curtain, and all was dark again. God grant that it be for our good!" (The Memoirs of Gluckel of Hameln, Translated by Marvin Lowenthal, p. 277)

Table of Contents

Articles

Dina Dahbany-Miraglia
Justin Jaron Lewis

Biographical Essays

Daphne Desser
Batya Weinbaum

Bibliography

Marcia Cohn Spiegel

Letter to the Editor

Dorothy Werner