Announcement: New Issue of Women in Judaism

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Toronto, July 22, 2017

Women in Judaism: A Multidisciplinary e-Journal


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


Vol 13, No 2 (2016)


Table of Contents



Kedushah in Anglo-Liberal Judaism: Lily Montagu’s Employment of the Holy in the Everyday

by Luke Devine


Jewish Women Homesteaders on the Plains

by Mara W Cohen Ioannides



Women as Deceivers in the Hebrew Bible

by Lindy Gervin


Book Reviews

Schieber, Kadishson, Eva. Present Past. Evanston, Illinois: Northwestern University Press, 2016.

Reviewed by Riki Traum


Oksman, Tahneer. How Come Boys Get to Keep Their Noses? Women and Jewish American Identity in Contemporary Graphic Memoirs. New York: Columbia University Press, 2016.

Reviewed by Steven Bergson


Abraham-Klein, Dahlia. Necessary Mourning: Healing the Loss of a Parent through Jewish Ritual. Great Neck, NY: Shamashi Press, 2016. PDF.

Reviewed by Susan Sorek


Gold, Nora. The Dead Man: A Novel. Toronto: Inanna, 2016. PDF.

Reviewed by Merle Carrus


Film Reviews

1) I Sleep But My Heart Is Awake; 2) Loving Sophia; 3) Hothouse: A Family in Disengagement; 4) To See If I’m Smiling

Reviewed by Sandra Collins Israel, 2010. Doc, 50 min. Video. Directors: Ron Ofer, and Dr. Yohai Hakak. Producers: Itay Ken-Tor, Belfilms.

Reviewed by David B Levy


Contact information:

Dr. Dina Ripsman Eylon, Editor-in-Chief

Women in Judaism: A Multidisciplinary e-Journal

Thornhill, Ontario, Canada

Tel: 416-995-0599


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