Jewsteria Lane

In her last post, Nora Rubel wrote about keeping kosher and “keeping Jewish”. She will be blogging all week for MyJewishLearning and the Jewish Book Council.
I just published my first book, Doubting the Devout: The Ultra-Orthodox in the Jewish American Imagination, a book which deals with contemporary tensions among American Jewry.  Continue reading here.

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2 responses to “Jewsteria Lane

  1. Fascinating entry. In an eerie sense of life imitating art, your story reminds me of the plot in the book I’m reading now — The Ladies Auxiliary, a novel by Tova Mirvis. The characters, Orthodox Jews in a close-knit neighborhood, are all speculating about the newcomer. Looking forward to reading Nora Rubel’s book.

  2. Pingback: Based on a “True” Story « Jewish Book Council Blog

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