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Pre-Shabbat Jewish Literary Links

The words "Jewish Lit Links" are printed over what appears to be a portion of a Torah scroll.
Every Friday, the My Machberet blog presents an array of Jewish-interest links, primarily of the literary variety. Continue reading ›

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Words of the Week

This will take a bit of patience—but I promise, it’s worth the effort!

Announcement of a talk given by Elizabeth Edelglass on the topic of Writing Jewish American Fiction in 2019. Continue reading ›

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Pre-Shabbat Jewish Literary Links

Opening pages of Purim chapter in Althea O. Silverman's children's book HABIBI AND YOW.

Opening pages of Purim chapter in Althea O. Silverman’s children’s book HABIBI AND YOW.


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Words of the Week

“So it always was and so it will certainly continue wherever people follow the customs. Every year there is Purim, every year we read the Megillah, beat Haman, and hang him. In truth, Haman remains Haman with his own torments, but Jews remain Jews, too. The folk is eternal.”

Source: from the short story “Motl Farber, Purimshpieler” by Jacob Dinezon (trans. Tina Lunson)

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Pre-Shabbat Jewish Literary Links

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Jewish Book Carnival: March 2019

stack of books and text label announcing the Jewish Book CarnivalThe My Machberet blog is proud to serve as March 2019 host for the Jewish Book Carnival, a monthly event where those who cover Jewish books online “can meet, read, and comment on each others’ posts.” Organized by the Association of Jewish Libraries, the Carnival travels around and is hosted on a different participant’s site on the 15th of each month.

Herewith, the March 2019 Jewish Book Carnival: Continue reading ›

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