Monthly Archives: February 2011

The Jewish Poetry Conspiracy

Aaron Roller is an editor of Mimaamakim, a journal of Jewish religious poetry and art. Their new issue was just released. He will be blogging all week for the Jewish Book Council and MyJewishLearning’s Author Blog.
The very notion of creating one magazine to house “Jewish poetry” doesn’t seem to make any sense. Jews wrote poetry in medieval Spain.  Continue reading here.

JBC in Jerusalem: A New Hagaddah

Posted by Naomi Firestone-Teeter

Earlier this week, Dov Bleichfeld came by our booth to share a new Haggadah with us. Continue reading here.

JBC in Jerusalem: A Snapshot

Posted by Naomi Firestone-Teeter

A few fun photos from the fair.

Continue reading here.

JBC in Jerusalem: Simtaot Books

Posted by Naomi Firestone-Teeter
Our friends over at Urim Publications connected us with one of their new colleagues in the field, Simtaot Books (translated as alleyways). Continue reading here.

JBC in Jerusalem: Our Booth

Posted by Naomi Firestone-Teeter

Are you here? If so, come on by and say hello!

JBC in Jerusalem: Ludwig Mayer Books

Posted by Naomi Firestone-Teeter

The Jewish Book Council team has had an amazing first two days at Jerusalem International Book Fair.  Continue reading here.

Reading for a Long Plane Ride

Posted by Dani Crickman
JBC is off to Israel for next week’s Jerusalem International Book Fair, and I’m facing my usual packing dilemma: how to cram all the books I want to take into my luggage without exceeding the weight limit.  Continue reading here.