Toronto, April 18, 2004
Women in Judaism: A Multidisciplinary Journal, Vol. 3, No. 2 (Fall 2003)
We are delighted to announce the electronic publication of a new issue of
Women in Judaism: A Multidisciplinary Journal. The issue can be accessed
”Changes in the Social Status of Urban Jewish Women in Iraq as the Nineteenth Century Turned,” by
Shaul Sehayek. Translated from the Hebrew by Dina Ripsman Eylon and Dalia Maishlish.
"’The Defense Has Become the Prosecution:’ Ezrat HaNashim, a Thirteenth-century Response to Misogyny,” by Jill Jacobs.
“Ronit Matalon’s Ethnic Masterpiece,” by Dvir Abramovich.
“A Mystery on the Tombstones: ‘Women’s Commandments’ in Early-Modern Askenazi Culture,”
by Evyatar Marienberg.
Book Reviews by Amia Lieblich, Robyn Sassen, Elaine Margolin and Frances Frommer.
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