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  • Opposites Attract: A Review of The Physics of Sunset

    By Susan Katz Miller

    A Review of The Physics of Sunset by Jane Vandenburgh, a novel about an intermarried couple in California and the forces beyond their control.

    Date: 01-17-2007
  • A Moment with... Ruth Prawler Jhabvala

    By Nonna Gorilovskaya

    Interview with Ruth Prawer Jhabvala, the Jewish screenwriter of Howards End and A Room with a View, who fled the Nazis and is married to an Indian Parsi architect.

    Date: 10-26-2006
  • Finding Answers in Judaism: D.C. Author/Educator Celebrates Dual Identities

    By Jacqueline Sternberg

    Feature about Carolivia Herron, who grew up black, became Jewish and wrote Nappy Hair.

    Date: 06-18-2007
  • A Jew-by-Choice Writes a Negative Book about Her Welcome from the Jewish Community

    By Catherine Fischer

    Review of Christine Benvenuto’s SHIKSA: The Gentile Woman in the Jewish World, which examines the role of the non-Jewish woman in a Jewish home and the Jewish community’s acceptance of non-Jewish women.

    Date: 12-21-2006
  • "They Are Us": An Interview with Anita Diamant

    By Ronnie Friedland

    Audio interview with Anita Diamant, author of†The Red†Tent,†on the importance of engaging the intermarried.

    Date: 01-11-2007
  • Intermarriage and The Future Of American Jewry

    By Marlena Thompson

    Review of The Vanishing American Jew: In Search of Jewish Identity for the Next Century by Alan Dershowitz and Embracing the Stranger: Intermarriage and the Future of the American Jewish Community by Ellen Jaffe McClain, both of which

    Date: 01-14-2007
  • Conservative Movement Reaches Out: Review of "Building the Faith"

    By Rose Levinson

    Reprinted book review of Building the Faith:  A Call fo Inclusion for Dual-Faith Families, describing the book’s intended audience, rabbis, educators and lay leaders, and its contents, which the reivewer describes as "the beginning of a p

    Date: 11-27-2006
  • Two Books That Teach about Judaism

    By Cheryl F. Coon

    Reviews of Tastes of Jewish Tradition, by Jody Hirsh et al, and Look What I See! Where Can I Be? AT THE SYNAGOGUE, by Dia L. Michels, reference works for those seeking answers to questions about Jewish holidays, ritual, and going to synag

    Date: 01-20-2007
  • Half Holy, Wholly Half

    By Anthony Hecht

    An excerpt from Half/Life: Jew-ish Tales from Interfaith Homes by a child of a Jewish father and Catholic mother who sees himself as more Jewish than Catholic.

    Date: 09-21-2006
  • A Book for Interfaith Grandchildren about the Death of a Grandparent

    By Cheryl F. Coon

    Book review of Kaddish for Grandpa:  In Jesus’ Name Amen by James Howe--a children’s book about the child in an interfaith family mourning the death of her grandpa.

    Date: 12-06-2006

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