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