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Women and Judaism
Edited by Leonard J. Greenspoon, Ronald A. Simkins, and Jean Axelrad Cahan. Omaha: Creighton University Press, 2003.
Susan A. Brayford: "The Demostication of Sarah: From Jewish Matriarch to Hellenistic Matron"
Charles David Isbell: "Nice Jewish Girls: Liquor, Sex, and Power in Antiquity"
Sidnie White Crawford: "Traditions about Miriam in the Qumran Scrolls"
Marjorie Lehman: "Women and Passover Observance: Reconsidering Gender in the Study of Rabbinic Texts"
Jayne K. Guberman: "Weaving Women's Words: Gendered Oral Histories for the Study of American Jewish Women"
Part 2: Arts and Literature
S. Daniel Breslauer: "Stories and Subversion"
Henry Abramson: "A Derivative Hatred: Images of Jewish Women in Modern Anti-Semitic Caricature"
Dan W. Clanton, Jr.: "Judy in Disguise: D.W. Griffith's Judith of Bethulia"
Reina Rutlinger-Reiner: "Creative Expressions of Resistance: Original Theater of Orthodox Israeli Women"
Ori Z. Soltes: "Fixing It and Fitting In: Contemporary Jewish American Women Artists"
Gail Twersky Reimer: "Women on the Wall"
Part 3: History and Criticism
Esther Fuchs: "Jewish Feminist Scholarship" A Critical Perspective"
Morris M. Faierstein: "Women as Prophets and Visinoaries in Medieval and Early Modern Judaism"
Keren R. McGinity: "Immigrant Jewish Women Who Married Out"
Karla Goldman: "Finding Women in the Sotry of American and Omaha Reform Judaism"