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Lisa Alcalay Klug

Lisa Klug
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Award-winning journalist Lisa Alcalay Klug has reported for a wide variety of media outlets including the New York Times, Jerusalem Post, Shape, Self and many others. Her book, Cool Jew, was a No. 1 Amazon bestseller and National Jewish Book Awards Finalist. A humorist, slam poet, and popular public speaker, Lisa has presented at more than 100 venues throughout North America, Europe, and Israel. The daughter of an Ashkenazi Holocaust survivor, Lisa’s books express her exuberance, joie de vivre, and passion for Jewish culture. Visit her online at 
Twitter @lisaklug;


Blog posts

Words with "Hot Mamalah" Lisa Klug

If what every Jewish woman needs is great accessories, a bissel Yiddish and copious chutzpah, she need look no further than Lisa Alcalay Klug's new book, Hot Mamalah: The Ultimate Guide for Every Woman of the Tribe. "Jewesses with Attitude” [JWA] talked to Klug [SK] about her irreverent look at what she calls “Hot Mamalah-tude.” 

Heart and Woman

Not Feeling the Candy Hearts and Kitsch? How to Turn Around 50 Shades of Abysmal Gray

It’s that time of year...chocolates, flowers, jewelry. Sappy advertisements and red and pink store displays. There are reminders everywhere. It’s Valentine’s Day.

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