Article Archive

Interracial and Intercultural Relationships

Showing 71 to 80 of 280
  • The Challenge of Being Me

    By Kyra Davis

    Personal narrative from a black Jewish woman who isn’t a misfit and has experienced little racism or anti-Semitism.

    Date: 12-26-2006
  • Momo and Matzoh: Our Tibetan-Jewish Marriage

    By Julia Gutman

    Personal narrative from a Jewish woman who is married to a Buddhist man who was raised in a culture that frowned on open argument.

    Date: 12-27-2006
  • A Place for Us

    By Karen Engels

    Personal narrative about an interfaith couple and how they worked out a way of being together and creating a marriage ceremony that was Jewish yet acknowledged and included the non-Jewish family and friends.

    Date: 06-22-2006
  • She Wants Revenge's Justin Warfield: A Profile in Black and White

    By Karla S. Blume

    Feature on Justin Warfield, lead singer of She Wants Revenge, who’s got nothing but gratitude for his Russian-Romanian-Jewish-Southern-African-American upbringing.

    Date: 12-26-2006
  • Being "Both": Claiming Dual Identity as a Biracial Jew

    By Lisa W. Rosenberg

    Personal narrative from a woman whose Jewish mother and black father were united by civil rights and who began exploring her heritage in college.

    Date: 12-26-2006
  • Salt Cod on Shabbat

    By Rachel Rockenmacher

    Personal narrative from a Jewish woman who is raising her son Jewish, but teaching him Portuguese, with her Azorean non-Jewish husband.

    Date: 03-05-2007
  • How to Transmit My Greek Orthodox Heritage, without Confusing My Jewish Daughter

    By Tanya H. Keith

    Personal narrative by a woman who will raise her newborn daughter as a Jew, but is struggling with how she can incorporate her Greek Orthodox (Christian) traditions, memories, and culture into her daughter’s upbringing witho

    Date: 08-07-2006
  • Walking Seven Circles

    By Tony Castleman

    Personal narrative from a Jewish man married to an Indian Hindu woman who are raising their son in both religions.

    Date: 07-24-2007
  • Tostones and Matzoh: A Puerto Rican-Jewish Journey

    By Teresita Levy

    The personal narrative of a Catholic Puerto Rican woman and the the story behind her traditionally Jewish last name.

    Date: 06-18-2007
  • Stumbling into an Interfaith Identity in Spain

    By Rebecca Cohen

    Personal narrative by the daughter of interfaith parents describing how her interfaith identity affected her appreciation of Catholic events during her stay in Granada, Spain.

    Date: 12-19-2006

Showing 71 to 80 of 280