Vol 5, No 1 (2007)

Table of Contents


Heidi M. Szpek
David Noy, Susan Sorek
Ruth Tsoffar
Michael Greenstein

Book Reviews

Sullivan. Rosemary. Villa Air-Bel; World War II, Escape, and a House in Marseille. New York: Harper Collins, 2006.
Judith Szapor
Kay/Kantrowitz, Melanie. The Colors of Jews: Racial Politics and Radical Diasporism. Bloomington and Indianapolis: Indiana University Press, 2007.
Connie Oxford
Bloom, Lisa E. Jewish Identities in American Feminist Art: Ghosts of Ethnicity. New York and London: Routledge, 2006.
Edna Kantorovitz Carter Southard
Ross, Tamar. Expanding the Palace of Torah: Orthodoxy and Feminism. Waltham, MA: Brandeis University Press, 2004.
Alan J. Yuter
Ross, Tamar. Expanding the Palace of Torah: Orthodoxy and Feminism. Waltham MA: Brandeis University Press; University Press of New England: Hanover and London, 2004.
Lynne Bundesen
Tirosh-Samuelson, Hava, ed. Women and Gender in Jewish Philosophy. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2004.
Sophia Avants
Bamberger, Bernard J. Fallen Angels: Soldiers of Satan's Realm. Philadelphia: Jewish Publication Society, 2006.
Adam Stewart
Berman, Rochel U. Dignity beyond Death: The Jewish Preparation for Burial. New York: Urim Publications, 2005.
Bryan Kirby
Dever, William G. Did God Have a Wife? Archaeology and Folk Religion in Ancient Israel. Grand Rapids, MI and Cambridge, UK: Eerdmans, 2005.
William A. Tooman
Rudick, Hilary. Linking the Threads: A Tribute to a Litvak Tailor. Edgeware Middlesex, U.K.: White River Books, 2005.
Erlis Glass Wickersham
Elon, Emuna. If You Awaken Love. (Hebrew Title: Simcha Gdola Bashamayim.) Translated by David Hazony. New Milford, Connecticut: The Toby Press, 2006.
Esther Nussbaum
Levy, Amy. Reuben Sachs: A Sketch. Edited by Susan David Bernstein. Peterborough, Ontario: Broadview Editions, 2006.
Daniel Moore
Koppelman, Susan. The Stories of Fannie Hurst. New York: The Feminist Press, 2004.
Edith Biegler Vandervoort
Goldhaber, Judith. Sara Laughed: Sonnets from Genesis. Illustrations by Gerson Goldhaber. Berkeley, CA: Ribbonweed Press, 2007.
Andrea Pflaumer
Shreiber, Lynne, ed. Hide & Seek: Jewish Women and Hair Covering. New York, Jerusalem: Urim Publications, 2006.
Valentina Marinescu
Weisberg, Chana. Expecting Miracles: Finding Meaning and Spirituality in Pregnancy through Judaism. Jerusalem and New York: Urim Publications, 2004.
Devorah Shubowitz
Slonim, Rivkah. Total Immersion: A Mikvah Anthology. 2nd revised edition. Jerusalem: Urim, 2006.
Sonia Smith Silva
Elper Wiskind, Ora and Susan Handleman, eds. Torah of the Mothers: Contemporary Jewish Women Read Classical Jewish Texts. Jerusalem and New York: Urim Publications, 2006.
Naomi Myrvaagnes
Lawson, Peter. Anglo-Jewish Poetry: From Isaac Rosenberg to Elaine Feinstein. London and Portland, OR: Vallentine Mitchell, 2006.
Dina Ripsman Eylon

Fiction - Short Stories

Why I Learned to Go Shopping by Richie Freeman
Elizabeth P. Glixman
The Mohel of Newington High Street
Elaine Elinson
A Party for Miriam
Shaindel Beers
A Pretty Girl
Marjorie Deiter Keyishian
The Tuesday Club
Ilanna Sharon Mandel
The Litany of Dead Men
Debby Waldman
No Getting Out
Julie Phelan
His Golden Woman
Elena Kaufman
Land Mines
Renate Krakauer
Transmissions from the Blue Computer
Batya Weinbaum

Fiction - Poetry

Blood Purification, a Midrash; A Vision as She Prays at the Wall; You Hear the Future of a Parting Sea
Robert Manaster
Echoes from the Pages of History; Of Why of Why
Josef Lesser
Of Gold Broches and Yarmulkes
Eva Kilgore
Judith Skillman
A Lesson in Phonetics
Carol Lipszyc
My Mother's Hats
Michelle Lerner
Hoopla; Long Distance
Patty Seyburn
Carol V. Davis
Chevruta of Soil; Jew
Dorothy Field