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Eve's Bible, Jews at the Fringe, and the politics of frizzy hair! Link Roundup - Aug 19, 2009

Everyday I encounter a number of interesting websites, articles, and blog posts that are definitely worth mentioning. I hope you find these as interesting as I do!

  • Feministe reviews Eve's Bible: A Woman's Guide to the Old Testament by Sarah F. Forth [Feministe]
  • Lady Gaga makes an effort to "cover up" during her visit to Israel [Mixed Multitudes]
  • Jewish plays at the NY Fringe Festival, including Libby Skala's A Time to Dance, and Melanie Zoey Weinstein's Sex in the Holy Land [Tablet]
  • Katherine Hepburn and the quest for cool [The Forward]
  • Hilarious 'Target Women' video from Sarah Haskins about the dangers of "doofy husbands"
  • Israel represented by Hasidic Jews on the infamous "It's a Small World" ride at Disney.  Hmmm... [JTA]
  • Television as Torah?  Noach Dzmura muses on HBO's 'Six Feet Under' (my favorite show!) [The Forward]
  • My Jewish Learning's Bad Poetry Contest winners announced! [First worst] [Second worst] [Third worst]
  • Chris Rock's Good Hair and the politics of frizzy hair. Another thing blacks and Jews have in common! [The Sisterhood]
  • Jewish recipes for National Goat Cheese Month! [Mixed Multitudes]
  • Where Hola Meets the Hora- Latin Jewish music? [Tablet]

How to cite this page

Berkenwald, Leah. "Eve's Bible, Jews at the Fringe, and the politics of frizzy hair! Link Roundup - Aug 19, 2009." 19 August 2009. Jewish Women's Archive. (Viewed on December 20, 2014) <http://jwa.org/blog/dlr8-19-09>.

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