Toronto, October 16, 2020
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 http://www.womeninjudaism.org
Founded in 1997, the journal is the first multidisciplinary refereed e-journal solely dedicated to gender-related issues in Judaism.
Vol 17 No 1 (2020):
British Jewry and the Fight Against the International White‐Slave Traffic, 1885–1914
Marriage as Ruse or Migration Route: Jewish Women’s Mobility and Sex Trafficking to Argentina, 1890s-1930s
“In a distant unknown country:” A New Historicist Look at James Joyce’s “Eveline,” Argentina, and the Zwi Migdal in the Early 1900s
Laura Barberan Reinares
The “Killer Wife” (Qatlanit) in Jewish Law: A Survey of Sources
Elaine Adler Goodfriend
Schmoozing with My Sisters: At-Home Ethnography in Brisbane’s Jewish Community
The Man Who Made His Own Eve
THE NAME: A History of the Dual-Gendered Hebrew Name for God.
David J. Zucker
Newman, Lesléa. Lovely: Poems. Sequim, WA: Headmistress Press, 2018, and Newman, Lesléa. I Carry My Mother. Sequim, WA: Headmistress Press, 2015.
Sivan, Miryam. Make It Concrete. New York, NY: Cuidono Press, 2019.
Merle Eisman Carrus
Harkhavi, Hedva. Migo. [Hebrew] Tel Aviv, Israel: Hakibbutz Hameuchad, 2018.
Articles, essays, book reviews, short notes, and bibliographies from all disciplines in the Humanities and Social Sciences are welcome. Submissions are concurrently accepted and should be made by e-mail to:
Dr. Dina Ripsman Eylon, Editor-in-Chief
Women in Judaism: A Multidisciplinary Journal
Note: Scholarship by/and about Canadian Jewish women is especially encouraged.
The journal will consider re-printing peer-reviewed papers or chapters from books that are not currently available in any digital format.
We are also seeking book reviewers. A complete list of books is available on our Books Received section, which is updated periodically. For further information and guidelines for contributors, please consult our web site and/or write to the Editor-in-Chief.
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