About Elissa Goldstein

Elissa Goldstein is the editor of Jewcy and the Social Media Editor at Tablet Magazine. She tweets as @Book_Moth.

Matisyahu Opens Up About Religious Journey, Substance Abuse

Matisyahu Opens Up About Religious Journey, Substance Abuse
By February 9, 2015

“I asked myself, can I leave this religion or the parts of it that I feel trapped by?” Read More

Joan Rivers Wins Posthumous Grammy Award

Joan Rivers Wins Posthumous Grammy Award
By February 8, 2015

Late, great comedienne honored for the audio recording of her memoir. Read More

Ruth Bader Ginsburg: There Will Be “Enough Women” on the Court When There Are Nine

Ruth Bader Ginsburg: There Will Be “Enough Women” on the Court When There Are Nine
By February 8, 2015

Plus, Notorious R.B.G. reveals her alternate career. Read More

Could New York City’s Next “It” Pastry Be a Babka/Donut Hybrid?

Could New York City’s Next “It” Pastry Be a Babka/Donut Hybrid?
By February 5, 2015

All hail the “doughka”! Read More

Katy Perry’s Yarmulke-Inspired Dress Wins the Super Bowl

Katy Perry’s Yarmulke-Inspired Dress Wins the Super Bowl
By February 2, 2015

And comedian Billy Eichner receives an honorable mention for his live-tweeting. Read More

Happy Birthday, Harry Styles!

Happy Birthday, Harry Styles!
By February 1, 2015

We salute our favorite philo-Semite and his Jewiest tweets. Read More

Take a Look Inside Manhattan’s Last Remaining Matzo Factory

Take a Look Inside Manhattan’s Last Remaining Matzo Factory
By January 27, 2015

Streit’s—”the Lamborghini of matzos”—will close up shop this spring. Read More

Alert: Chelsea Handler is in Israel

Alert: Chelsea Handler is in Israel
By January 26, 2015

“With my jugs in my jacket. #RESPECT” Read More