Rachel Rosenthal asks why we have no problem teaching our children about the violence in the Bible — but skip over anything having to do with sex.
Anita Diamant’s recasting of the biblical Dinah story pales in comparison to these five crazy tales found in the Midrash and other biblical commentaries.
Anne Cohen and Sigal Samuel braved the four-hour Lifetime adaptation of ‘The Red Tent.’ They ate, they mocked, they had many thoughts — 159 to be exact.
This week’s Torah portion depicts the disturbing story of Dinah, the daughter of Jacob and Leah. It can be read as God’s condemnation of rape culture.
With the release of Galeet Dardashti’s album “The Naming,” we can officially say we are in the year of the female Jewish voice. Following the exhilarating Mycale project (who opened for Dardashti this week at the intimate Le Poisson Rouge in New York) and Charming Hostess’s new album, Dardashti contributes seven tracks of impressive vocal dexterity and only slightly less compelling lyrical material. The album also finds her working solo, instead of with her regular gig: the Middle East global-fusion band Divahn.