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Table of Contents
Jennifer Creese and Jan Láníček
Pandemics in the Promised Land: The Hasidic Experience
Holocaust Representations in Early Hebrew Poetry: Uri Zvi Greenberg
Those Days of Holocaust Will Cease but ‘These Days of Purim Will Never Cease’: A Practical Theology of Purim
Pedro José González Corona
The Technology of Torture and the Failures of Human Appropriation: Jean Améry as the Modern Bearer of a Secret, the Jewish Soul
Jan Láníček, Andy Pearce, Danielle Raffaele, Keith Rathbone and Edward Westermann
Unusual Approaches to Teaching the Holocaust
From Kaiserschmarrn and Sports to Krav Maga: How Political Circumstances and Fascist Terror Led to the Creation of a Jewish Hero and His Lasting Legacy
Jeffrey A. Marx
A Stranger among His People: The Art, Writing, and Life of Bert Levy
Anne F. Thompson
“Dear Sir Rabbi”: The Correspondence of Rabbi L. A. Falk, 1938-1939
The Evolution of the Melbourne Beth Din
Double-Mode Clock, Arabic Pocket Watch, Jewish Time, and the Canonical Hours: On the Modern Legacy of the Roman Market Hours
Suzanne D. Rutland
Review of House on Endless Waters. By Emuna Elon. Sydney: Allen and Unwin, 2020.
Review of Black Power, Jewish Politics: Reinventing the Alliance in the 1960s. By Marc Dollinger. Waltham: Brandeis University, 2018.
Alice Mitzi Leggett
Review of Making Bodies Kosher: The Politics of Reproduction among Haredi Jews in England. By Ben Kasstan. New York: Berghahn Books, 2019.
Alexandra P. Modelska
Review of Ghost Citizens: Jewish Return to a Postwar City. By Lukasz Krzyzanowski. Translated by Madeline G. Levine. Cambridge, Massachusetts and London, England: Harvard University Press, 2020.