About Vanessa Ochs

Vanessa Ochs is an associate Professor of Religious Studies at UVA and author of Inventing Jewish Ritual, (2007 JPS), winner of a National Jewish Book Award,

The New Jew Canon: When Bad Things Happen to Good People

By March 24, 2008

The New Jew Canon is a long-term project that seeks to canonize essential Jewish (and some Non-Jewish) reads as recommended by extraordinary rabbis, experts, and cultural leaders. Suggestions are welcome via comments or email. Title: When Bad Things Happen to … Read More