Every Friday morning My Machberet presents an assortment of Jewish-interest links, primarily of the literary variety.
On Tablet, author Alison Pick describes how Christmas helped her discover and ultimately reclaim her Jewish roots.
Another essay for the season, from Gary Shteyngart.
Rabbi Jack Riemer shares a list of some of the best Jewish books he “enjoyed and learned from this year.”
More from Matti Friedman re: “censorship” at Hillel.
ICYMI: my own year in Jewish books. And my year in Jewish plays.
Photo Credit: Reut Miryam Cohen