A list of books for students who will be traveling to Israel to learn Jewish texts... or those who wish they were.
Read these books instead of, or along with, more well-known books by male authors.
March 08, 2018
By using the phrase, "inclusion rider," Frances McDormand reminded us of the power we already possess and how important it is to use it.
March 06, 2018
Bari Weiss incorporates her deep love of Judaism into pieces that have a wider appeal.
October 30, 2017
Reading Jewish texts can help us become more empathetic.
October 17, 2017
Professor Barry Holtz gives insight into Rabbi Akiva's teachings about the transcendent power of ideas in his new book, Rabbi Akiva: Sage of the Talmud.
May 09, 2017
The recipes in Joan Nathan's new cookbook each have strong connections to Jewish history.
April 05, 2017
The Unofficial Hogwarts Haggadah uses the magic of Harry Potter to engage children in the meaning behind the Passover story.
March 28, 2017
Parallels between cooking and life are discovered when a mother teaches her daughter how to prepare Shabbat dinner.
January 31, 2017
A meditation on selling a home, and the moments the seemingly simple seems, to us, like a miracle.