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Kyla Kupferstein Torres

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Kyla Kupferstein Torres is a writer, educator, and NYC native. Her work can be seen on Lilith.com and LiteraryMama.com, as well as in the anthology The Beigeing of America (2leafpress). She is the 2011 recipient of the Bertha Walker scholarship from the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, MA. She is the managing editor of the National Magazine Award-winning magazine Stranger’s Guide. She lives in Oakland, CA with her husband and son. 

Blog Posts

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"You People" Traffics in Stereotypes

Kyla Kupferstein Torres

Jonah Hill and Kenya Barris’ rom-com, You People, leaves us with nothing we didn’t already know, and reinforces the tired, often dangerous lessons that we’d be wise to leave behind.

Kyla Kupferstein Torres and her Afro-Semitic Sisters

Finding My Village of Black, Jewish Moms

Kyla Kupferstein Torres

When we come together, there is no question of who belongs.


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Jewish Women's Archive. "Kyla Kupferstein Torres." (Viewed on March 3, 2024) <http://jwa.org/blog/author/kupferstein-torres-kyla>.