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How a Sex Therapist Misplaced Her Orgasms in Synagogue. Then Found Them There.

In sex and in life, why are we so quick to blame ourselves?

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A Mother’s Lost Life, Before the War

Julie Metz talks to Fiction Editor Yona Zeldis McDonough her new book Eve and Eva: A Search for My Mother’s Lost Childhood and What War Left Behind (Atria). 

From the Margins to the Center of the Cosmos

Reaching from the stars to the very earthly matters of Judaism, gender, race, and dismantling the patriarchy, Chanda Prescod-Weinstein in conversation with Carolivia Herron.

Arlene Rush Pushes Artistic Boundaries

“I hope my work will survive for generations so that in the future people will understand that there was resistance.”

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Jews at Radcliffe and French Perfume: Sherry Turkle’s “The Empathy Diaries”

An interview with Sherry Turkle about her new memoir The Empathy Diaries. 

Coming Out to My Ancestors

I often wonder what my ancestors would think of me. This comic is one in a series exploring my imagined relationship with my great grandmothers (as well as my relationship to inherited trauma). GG and Rose are part fiction and part based on known relatives and family stories. Our relationship is imperfect, and they often… Read more »

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