Jewish feminists

complex identities and activist lives by Dina Pinsky

Publisher: University of Illinois Press in Urbana

Written in English
Published: Pages: 137 Downloads: 924
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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementDina Pinsky
LC ClassificationsHQ1421 .P56 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 137 p. ;
Number of Pages137
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24533347M
ISBN 100252034864, 025207677X
ISBN 109780252034862, 9780252076770
LC Control Number2009024501

Mar 25,  · Jewish Book Council Author Talk Marks Women’s History Month. Joyce Antler Speaks about her book Jewish Radical Feminism. Tuesday, March 26 at A.M. / . Buy Faithfully Feminist: Jewish, Christian, and Muslim Feminists on Why We Stay (I SPEAK FOR MYSELF) by Gina Messina-Dysert, Jennifer Zobair, Amy Levin (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible anwalt-sbg.coms: Sep 18,  · Brettschneider points out that “beyond such an occasional mention of Jewish feminists or of anti-Semitism among a matrix of oppressions, Jews and Jewish issues are basically absent in this intellectual and activist turn” (9). For instance, during second-wave feminism, most feminists fought for women as women—not as Jewish women. News A history of the radical Jewish feminists and the one subject they never talked about Naomi Weisstein, a neuroscientist as well as a stand-up comedian, graces the cover of Joyce Antler’s new book.

Mar 27,  · The complex identities of both Jewish women’s liberationists and identified Jewish feminists should be recognized as important parts of the histories of feminism and Judaism. Today, when the politics of identity are frequently derided as diversionary or labeled deleterious groupthink, the legacy of these pioneering feminists is instructive. Get this from a library! Jewish feminists: complex identities and activist lives. [Dina Pinsky] -- "Studying American Jewish feminism from the s and '70s, "Jewish Feminists" examines how second-wave feminist activists retrospectively construct their identities as Jews and how these. Nov 26,  · The feminist’s guide to raising a little princess Devorah Blachor is no longer worried about her daughter’s obsession with Disney royalty — and she has scholarly research to prove why. May 04,  · Finalist, PROSE Award in Biography, given by the Association of American PublishersFifty years after the start of the women's liberation movement, a book that at last illuminates the profound impact Jewishness and second-wave feminism had on each other Jewish women were undeniably instrumental in shaping the women's liberation movement of the s, 70s, and 80s.

"I am proud to announce my latest book co-edited with the brilliant Jennifer Zobair and Amy Levin - it is the 6th volume in the I Speak For Myself series being released this summer, titled "Faithfully Feminist: Jewish, Christian, & Muslim Feminists on Why We Stay". Oct 08,  · In a #MeToo era, Purim to be celebrated differently by Jewish feminists In recent years, new readings rehabilitate Vashti and ponder the tensions between Esther’s subservient role in the king. Jewish Feminists: Complex Identities and Activist Lives, by Dina Pinsky. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, pp. $ (paper), $ (cloth). May 07,  · President Trump’s daughter’s new book, “Women Who Work: Rewriting the Rules for Success,” which came out last week, has so far been met with scorn and rage by Author:

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May 20,  · What is more, On Being a Jewish Feminist is not only a mere statement of objectives or a dispute of presupositions: suggestions for change are furnished.

At the same time, the dilemma of being Jewish and a Feminist, of heretically developing an identity, is expounded and explored. An imperative work for inquiring minds who long for answers.5/5(3).

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Finalist, PROSE Award in Biography, given by the Association of American Publishers Fifty years after the start of the women’s liberation movementCited by: 3. Jewish feminism is a movement that seeks to make the religious, legal, and social status of Jewish women equal to that of Jewish men in Judaism.

Feminist movements, with varying approaches and successes, have opened up within all major branches of the Jewish religion.

One of the first books on Jewish feminism that I ever read was Danya Ruttenberg’s amazing book Yentl’s Revenge: The Next Wave of Jewish Feminism. An anthology of stories on a variety of topics, including Orthodox women, women who wear kippot, Sephardic Jews, religion and body image, transgender issues and the mikvah, and intermarriage and atheism, this book showed me just how diverse.

List of Jewish feminists. Jump to navigation Jump to search. This article does not cite any sources. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed February ) (Learn how and.

As activists, professionals, artists, and intellectuals, Jewish feminists have shaped every aspect of American life. Drawing on the insights of feminism, they have also transformed the Jewish community.

In this online exhibit, you will discover the powerful contributions of Jewish feminists through their own words and historical artifacts. Dec 07,  · The story of the Gang of Four is told in the opening pages of “Radical Jewish Feminists: Voices from the Women’s Liberation Movement” (New York University Press), a captivating and timely.

The story of the Gang of Four is told in the opening pages of “Radical Jewish Feminists: Voices from the Women’s Liberation Movement” (New York University Press), a captivating and timely new book by Antler that brings to light, for the first time, the ways in which feminist trailblazers were influenced by their divergent and often.

Other Jewish-identified feminists brought the women’s movement to the Jewish mainstream and Jewish feminism to the Left. For many of these women, feminism in fact served as a “portal” into Judaism. Recovering this deeply hidden history, Jewish feminists book Radical Feminism places Jewish women’s activism at the center of feminist and Jewish.

Jewish feminism found a receptive audience. Insecular and religious Jewish feminists, under the auspices of the North American Jewish Students’ Network, convened a national conference in New York City that attracted more than five hundred par­ticipants.

Although Jewish feminists did not succeed in establishing a comprehensive organization, they were confident that they spoke for large numbers of women (and some men) within the American Jewish community. Feminists used a number of strategies to bring.

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May 30,  · A New Book Looks at 50 Years of Jewish Radical Feminism. A wide lens and a diverse cast of activists, thinkers, and theologians combine to offer a.

"This is the book we've been waiting for. Based on exhaustive historical scholarship and written with elegance and grace, Joyce Antler has given us the gift of knowledge, ending the silence about Jewish feminists and feminist Jews." —Ruth Rosen, author of The World Split Open: How the Modern Women's Movement Changed America.

Sep 29,  · The author of “Jewish Feminists,” Dina Pinsky, studied for her doctorate, simultaneously worked for a certificate in women’s studies and learned that many Jewish feminists attributed their being feminists to their Jewish identity.

The Jewish Women’s Archive recently launched an online exhibit called Jewish Women and the Feminist Revolution, which uses a timeline, interviews and scans of historical artifacts to look at the Author: Marjorie Ingall.

Arguing that Jewish liturgy and culture should reflect the understanding of women as well as men, Jewish feminists called for a revision of the siddur, the prayer book and the Passover haggadah and for the creation of feminist midrash, interpretation of biblical and talmudic texts. Feb 06,  · FEMINISM WAS mostly started by leftist Jewish women, but the fact that they were Jewish matters more than the fact that they were women.

Feminism is, and always was, a front movement and a tool in the hand of the George Soros kind of Jew, of Jews who hate White people and their culture of Western Civilization.

Jan 29,  · More correct is the analysis by Phyllis Chesler in her book, She also has little time for Israeli Jewish feminists who specialize in criticism of their own government. Antler’s exhilarating new book features dozens of compelling biographical narratives that reveal the struggles and achievements of Jewish radical feminists in Chicago, New York and Boston, as well as those who participated in the later, self-consciously identified Jewish feminist movement that fought gender inequities in Jewish religious and.

Oct 26,  · A quick Wikipedia search for “list of Jewish feminists” brings up an admittedly incomplete list of names. Most of the women listed were born in the 20th century. The Jewish Women’s Archive website is a comprehensive website dedicated to key Jewish feminists, containing 1, profiles.

If one simply searches for “list of feminists” on Wikipedia, the page you’re directed to. Nov 08,  · Nearly every book of Tanakh, the bible, is filled with stories about strong, independent women who influenced and led the Jewish anwalt-sbg.comporary Jewish feminists have championed these women, taking inspiration from their actions and using them as role Talia Weisberg.

May 10,  · The first generation Jewish feminists Nadell, currently writing a book about American Jewish women, began working with the program about two. Dec 16,  · Between and I tried, but, with the exception of Aviva Cantor and Cheryl Moch, failed to interest other Jewish feminists in meeting on a continuous basis to discuss the problem of anti.

Jewish feminists agree that Jewish prayer and practice have slighted women, and many of them are seeking change. They disagree, however, about the benefit of changes intended to include women’s perspectives in the Jewish worship experience. One day when I. "An enjoyable, thoughtful book that connects theoretical questions to the embodied lived experience of Jewish feminists."--Caryn Aviv, coauthor of New Jews: The End of the Jewish Diaspora Dina Pinsky is an assistant professor of sociology at Arcadia University in Glenside, Pennsylvania.

Jun 01,  · Jewish radical feminists are set apart from other feminists as they contend with misogyny from male comrades and anti-Semitism from feminist colleagues. She presents the many shades of opinion among Jewish radical feminists, including especially volatile discussions on Zionism, anti-Zionism, and Candace Falk.

Jewish Radical Feminism Voices From the Women's Liberation Movement (Book): Antler, Joyce: "Fifty years after the start of the women's liberation movement, a book that at last illuminates the profound impact Jewishness and second-wave feminism had on each other.

Jewish women were undeniably instrumental in shaping the women's liberation movement of the s, 70s, and 80s. Dina Pinsky’s Jewish Feminists: Complex Identities and Activist Lives is a slim book that makes a contribution to the literature on Jewish feminist activists. Focusing on Jews who were active in the feminist movement in the s and s, it looks at aspects.

Jul 26,  · Faithfully Feminist book. Read 12 reviews from the world Jewish, and Muslim feminists. I did not expect that I would be moved by the stories of these women, so deeply moved.

I have heard Joanna Brooks speak about the power of telling our stories, but I have never been quite sure of what that power really was/5.

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However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.REVIEWS / ENDORSEMENTS “Firmly planted in this last category [those who work within existing systems and fields] are the contributors to Faithfully Feminist: Jewish, Christian, & Muslim Feminists on Why We Stay (White Cloud Press, $).

Edited by Gina Messina-Dysert, Jennifer Zobair and Amy Levin, this anthology brings together personal essays from the three faiths “to provide a.