Announcing NASHIM no. 29
Women's Torah Study
Consulting Editor: David Golinkin
Contributors: David Golinkin (Introduction), Marina Arbib (on Rachel Morpurgo's defense of the Kabbalah), Debbie Weissman (on Jewish education for girls in mandate-period Jerusalem), Zvi Zohar (on heroines of Torah study in Algeria), Ruth Roded (on Islamic and Jewish feminist interpretations of problematic Bible passages) and Ilana Kurshan (on becoming wiser through study of the daf yomi).
Plus: contributions by Hillel Gray (on halakhic approaches to sex-change surgery), Sima Zalcberg (on field work among ultra-Orthodox survivors of sexual abuse) and Ram Ozeri (on the 2015 Jerusalem Biennale of Contemporary Jewish Art), art work by Silvia Rubinson and reviews by Debbie Weissman, Hagit Cohen and Ada Schein.
Cover art: Myriam Jawerbaum; cover design by Art Editor Judith Margolis