Jewish Literary Links for Shabbat
Every Friday morning My Machberet presents an assortment of Jewish-interest links, primarily of the literary variety.
Mazel tov to the latest winner & honor titles recognized by the ALA Sophie Brody Award committee.
The latest issue of The Ilanot Review, themed “Sacred Words,” has gone live.
Forward staffer Josh Nathan-Kazis explores his Sephardic roots and history in this longform piece.
Ways to help Holocaust survivors who are living in poverty (note the inclusion of The Blue Card, to which I send quarterly donations based on sales of Quiet Americans).
And last, but maybe not least: I’ve got a brief essay on the Lilith blog this week titled “A Not-so-Modest Proposal: Add Another Matriarch to the Mix.”