About Elissa Goldstein

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

Read ‘One Gram Short,’ a New Story by Etgar Keret

Read ‘One Gram Short,’ a New Story by Etgar Keret
By November 24, 2014

“It’s not for the high. It’s for a girl. Someone special I want to impress.” Read More

Eat More Hummus, Help End Smoking?

Eat More Hummus, Help End Smoking?
By November 23, 2014

As demand for the Middle Eastern dip grows, chickpeas compete with tobacco as the new cash crop. Read More

Watch: Three Grandmas Smoke Weed For the First Time

Watch: Three Grandmas Smoke Weed For the First Time
By November 20, 2014

WWBD (What Would Bubbe Do?) Read More

In Israel, Children of Same-Sex Couples Set to Receive Gay-Friendly ID Cards

By November 19, 2014

“Mother’s name” or “Father’s name” will be listed twice. (Until now, one parent had to be registered as the other gender.) Read More

Where Does the “Jewish Nose” Come From?

Where Does the “Jewish Nose” Come From?
By November 18, 2014

In ‘The New York Review of Books,’ historian Sara Lipton explains the origins of the caricature. Read More

How Does it Feel to Play a Terrorist in “The Death of Klinghoffer”?

How Does it Feel to Play a Terrorist in “The Death of Klinghoffer”?
By November 18, 2014

Jewish dancer Jesse Kovarsky knows. Read More

David Krumholtz’s Weather Forecasting Bubbe Could Be Coming to the Small Screen

David Krumholtz’s Weather Forecasting Bubbe Could Be Coming to the Small Screen
By November 17, 2014

GIGI RETURNS. Read More

Dutch Family Members Wear Star of David Necklaces to Combat Anti-Semitism

Dutch Family Members Wear Star of David Necklaces to Combat Anti-Semitism
By November 17, 2014

Non-Jewish father, mother, and daughter are “ashamed of what is happening in their country.”

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