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Interracial and Intercultural Relationships

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  • Portrait of a Young Woman in Search of Her Authentic Self: Review of Rebecca Walker's Black White and Jewish

    By Marlena Thompson

    Review of Black White and Jewish: Autobiography of a Shifting Self by Rebecca Walker, a memoir about her mult-racial and interfaith upbringing.

    Date: 01-18-2007
  • Dispatch from the Institute: A Field Report

    By The Jewish Outreach Institute

    Professional view from the Jewish Outreach Institute (JOI) about their efforts to "open up" the American Jewish community to make it more welcoming for interfaith families, and their recent work at the General Assembly meeting of the United

    Date: 07-28-2006
  • Ambitious Illuminated Casts Poignant Light

    By Michael Fox

    Article about Liev Schreiber’s film, Everything Is Illuminated, which looks at the Holocaust and its aftermath.  

    Date: 06-18-2007
  • Matzah Sushi

    By Francesca Biller-Safran

    Growing up with Japanese and Jewish heritage was rich and inspiring for the author, who married a Jew and is raising Jewish children.

    Date: 04-08-2008
  • Pointed Towards Israel

    By Michael C. Duke

    Profile of Jacqueline Giles, an African-American mathematics professor who found out as an adult that she has Jewish ancestry.

    Date: 01-21-2008
  • The Million-Dollar Question: What Makes Someone a Jew?

    By Rabbi Adam Chalom

    Review of What Makes Someone a Jew?, Lauren Seidman’s children’s book celebrating the diversity of the Jewish population.

    Date: 08-24-2007
  • From Congo to Judaism: A Spiritual and Interfaith Pilgrimage

    By Judith Bolton-Fasman

    Review of By the Grace of God: A Tale of Love, Family, War and Survival from the Congo by Suruba Ibumando (Georgette Wechsler) with Howell Wechsler, a memoir which follows the writer from her experience in the Congolese civil war to her escape

    Date: 06-28-2007
  • Back Talk

    By Alina Adams

    The author rebuts the accusation that she's single-handedly destroying the Jewish community.

    Date: 05-05-2008
  • A Lost Identity: The Past Reconsidered

    By Dinah Zeltser

    Review of Helen Fremont’s After Long Silence, which recounts her personal reconstruction of identity after her family survives the Holocaust, albeit not without spiritual confusion.

    Date: 12-21-2006
  • Whose Ceremony Is It Anyway?

    By Alx Block

    A proud father describes his son's multi-cultural baby naming.

    Date: 07-28-2008

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