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A Sephardic Answer to Modern Jewish Identity

A Sephardic Answer to Modern Jewish Identity
By March 1, 2008

While no one can estimate the exact number of Sephardic Jews in the United States, the number is thought to be close to 150,000. Some of these Jews are the descendents of Spanish-Portuguese communities; some are the heirs of Jews … Read More

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A Sephardic Answer to Modern Jewish Identity

A Sephardic Answer to Modern Jewish Identity
By March 1, 2008

Sephardim are not new to America: the US’ oldest congregation is the Sephardic Shearith Israel While no one can estimate the exact number of Sephardic Jews in the United States, the number is thought to be close to 150,000. Some … Read More

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Between

Between
By March 1, 2008

This poem was originally published in April, 2007, in the Spring/Summer 2007 print edition of Zeek. Our print edition features original articles, essays, poems, and art, much of which never makes it to the online edition. To subscribe, visit www.zeek.net/buy … Read More

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Between

Between
By March 1, 2008

This poem was originally published in April, 2007, in the Spring/Summer 2007 print edition of Zeek. Our print edition features original articles, essays, poems, and art, much of which never makes it to the online edition. To subscribe, visit www.zeek.net/buy … Read More

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Love and the Bible: A Conversation with Ilan Stavans

Love and the Bible: A Conversation with Ilan Stavans
By March 1, 2008

In a series of six conversations and an epilogue recently published in book form under the title of Love and Language (Yale University Press, with Verónica Albin), Ilan Stavans explores a wide spectrum of cultural views towards love through language, … Read More

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Love and the Bible

Love and the Bible
By March 1, 2008

In a series of six conversations and an epilogue recently published in book form under the title of Love and Language (Yale University Press, with Verónica Albin), Ilan Stavans explores a wide spectrum of cultural views towards love through language, … Read More

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Is Kabbalah Mysticism? Continuing the Debate

Is Kabbalah Mysticism?  Continuing the Debate
By March 1, 2008

Is Kabbala Mysticism? Another View by Shaul Magid I In a provocative essay “Jewish Mysticism in the University: Academic Study or Theological Practice?” (Zeek December, 2007) Boaz Huss raises a series of questions that should challenge academics and non-academics alike … Read More

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Is Kabbalah Mysticism? Continuing the Debate

Is Kabbalah Mysticism?  Continuing the Debate
By March 1, 2008

Is Kabbala Mysticism? Another View by Shaul Magid I In a provocative essay “Jewish Mysticism in the University: Academic Study or Theological Practice?” (Zeek December, 2007) Boaz Huss raises a series of questions that should challenge academics and non-academics alike … Read More

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