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Paula Hyman with her Children, 1986

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Paula Hyman with her daughters in Israel, Summer 1986.
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Paula Hyman with her daughters in Israel, Summer 1986.
Courtesy of Judith Rosenbaum

Paula Hyman with her Children, 1986

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Paula Hyman with her daughters in Israel, Spring 1986.
Courtesy of Judith Rosenbaum

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Paula Hyman with her daughters in Israel, Spring 1986.
Courtesy of Judith Rosenbaum

Paula Hyman, 1946 - 2011

 Despite talking on occasion about death, and Paula telling me that rarely did a day go by that she did not think about her own mortality, like most people I preferred to imagine that we all would live forever, or at least long enough.

Paula crammed so much life and accomplishments into her 65 years. She tasted many pleasures, including some—like grandchildren—she had not assumed that she would experience.

Paula Hyman Portrait

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Paula Hyman, celebrated social historian and Jewish feminist.

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Paula Hyman, celebrated social historian and Jewish feminist.

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