New Issue of Women in Judaism

New Issue of Women in Judaism

We are delighted to announce the electronic publication of the new issue of Women in Judaism: A Multidisciplinary e-Journal. The journal can be accessed at

Founded in 1997, the journal is the first multidisciplinary-refereed e-journal solely dedicated to gender-related issues in Judaism.

 Vol 16 No 1 (2019): Women in Judaism: A Multidisciplinary Journal

 Table of Contents:


  • “The World is There and We are Here:” “Otherness” and the Designation of Space in the Prose of Nava Semel – Shai Rudin
  • Beruriah: The Final Act – Hindishe Lee
  • Between Subversion and Tradition: Recasting Biblical Characters in Zelda’s Poetry – Rachel Ofer

Biographical Essays

  • Neglected but Not Forgotten: Jews and Nation Building in the Zambian Public Sphere Through the Life Trajectory of Cynthia Sarah Zukas – Nelly Mwale

Book Reviews

  • Zion, Noam. Talmudic Marital Dramas: Passion and Miscommunication, Intimacy and Spirituality, Love and Law. [Nine books in the series] Cleveland, OH: Zion Holiday Publications, 2018. – David J. Zucker
  • Dekel, Mikhal. Tehran Children: A Holocaust Refugee Odyssey. New York, NY: W.W. Norton & Company, 2019. – Elaine Margolin

Film Reviews

  • Winger, Anna, creator. Unorthodox. Real Film Berlin and Studio Airlift, 2020. – Batya Weinbaum

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