About Elissa Goldstein

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

Meet Krav Maga’s Newest Practitioners: Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt

By September 9, 2014

Newlyweds are practicing Israeli self defense to prep for “crazy sex scenes” in new film. Read More

Gwyneth Paltrow Converting to Judaism: GOOP for the Jews?

By September 5, 2014

This could be THE conscious coupling of the century. Read More

Scarlett Johansson and Romain Dauriac Welcome Baby Girl

By September 5, 2014

Mazal tov! Read More

These Two Clips Show Joan Rivers’ Timeless Comic Genius

By September 5, 2014

One from 1967, one from 2011. Bonus: they both contain allusions to necrophilia! Read More

Watch “Waiting for Godot” in Yiddish

By September 3, 2014

A.K.A. “Vartn af Godo” Read More

Lady Gaga Says “Shalom” to Israel in Advance of September 13 Concert

By September 3, 2014

“Shalom, this is lady Gaga.” Read More

“Lincoln’s Nigun—Yamin U’smol”: The Perfect Song to Usher in the Sabbath Queen

By August 29, 2014

A lush take on the traditional Jewish hymn “Lecha Dodi.” Read More

Check Out the Official Trailer for Jill Soloway’s TV Show ‘Transparent’

By August 29, 2014

We’re so excited about this. Read More