Announcement: New Issue of Women in Judaism: A Multidisciplinary e-Journal

Dina Ripsman Eylon's picture
June 22, 2022
Ontario, Canada
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Digital Humanities, Jewish History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology, Women's & Gender History / Studies


Toronto, June 20, 2022

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

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

Vol. 18 No. 1 (2021):


Women and Witnesses Twice Silenced: Giving a Voice to Holocaust Complicity and Resistance

Ann Lazarsfeld-Jensen

What’s the Story with “fictional” Women Rabbis?

David J. Zucker

Belly Mommy, Heart Mommy: Queer Children’s Literature in Israel

Shai Rudin

The Birth Metaphor in Anna Lesznai’s Difference Feminism

Mari Rethelyi

From Primordial Being into Genders: Ecofeminist Reading of the Biblical Human Creation Narratives in Rabbinic Literature

Katja von Schöneman

Book Reviews

Reviewed by Batya Weinbaum, Edith Covensky, Elaine Margolin, and Merle Eisman Carrus.

New Media Reviews

Reviewed by Batya Weinbaum


Articles, essays, book and media 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, Email:


The journal considers 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.


Contact Info: 

Dr. Dina Ripsman Eylon

Editor-in-Chief, Women in judaism: A Multidisciplinary e-Journal