We’re expanding our Encyclopedia of Jewish Women and we need your help! Know an extraordinary Jewish woman whose story should be told? Nominate her to be included!
Close [x]

Show [+]

 

You are here

Share Share Share Share Share Share Share

Merle Feld

Merle Feld, 2010
Full image
Merle Feld, 2010.
Courtesy of Merle Feld.
Merle Feld is a poet, educator, activist, and playwright. March 2019 marks the 20th anniversary of the publication of her book, A Spiritual Life. She is on sabbatical from her work as Founding Director of the Rabbinic Writing Institute and is writing up a storm. Stay tuned! Meanwhile, you can visit www.merlefeld.com and www.derekh.org.

Blog posts

Lisa Feld at the Kotel

Celebrating the New Moon in Jerusalem

Activist and writer Merle Feld recounts a harrowing experience praying at the Kotel with Women of the Wall.

Merle Feld, 2010

Passover Poetry: Studying the Mundane and Holy Terrain

Living as a poet means you are acutely attuned to the voices within, you seek to listen, to discern the words that best capture your own inner truth.

Topics: Passover, Poetry

How to cite this page

Jewish Women's Archive. " Merle Feld ." (Viewed on March 26, 2019) <https://jwa.org/blog/author/merle-feld>.

Donate

Help us elevate the voices of Jewish women.

donate now

The JWA Podcast

listen now

Poll

How do you prefer your latkes?

Sign Up for JWA eNews

 

Twitter

12 hr
RT : hero of mine. has some great info on her activism. https://t.co/BTSGvFsq6P If you haven’t checked out the site you really should.
12 hr
RT : Today is the 108th anniversary of the Triangle Factory Fire. “I would be a traitor to these poor burned bodies if… https://t.co/ALpqtrsCrx
12 hr
RT : Thread! A topic I’m particularly interested in and something regularly ignored when talking about early feminist an… https://t.co/nrYA0SqFyS