Judy Oppenheimer

Judy Oppenheimer?s father led the seders of her youth with the Barton?s hagaddah. Unfortunately, there have been some changes made.

Who Sugarcoated My Barton's Haggadah?

The Barton’s haggadah was filled with harsh lines — and that was its strength. Who gave anyone the right to make the Israelites politically correct and Elijah a momma’s boy?

To a Woman With a Big Nose

Judy Oppenheimer’s essay is an ode to beautiful Jewish noses. She discusses her sister’s discomfort with the family nose, and the fall of movie stars such as Julie Christie and Jennifer Grey who’ve changed their distinctive noses into pert nubs.