Rebecca Long

Rebecca Long Headshot

Rebecca Long was JWA's Digital Content Editor from 2018 to 2021. She's been published in The GuardianThe Boston GlobeVICEBitch Media, and others. You can connect with her on rebeccaclong.com and on Twitter @bex_long.

Blog Posts

Naamah Book Cover

Interview with Sarah Blake, Author of "Naamah"

Rebecca Long

Exclusively for JWA, author Sarah Blake discusses her novel Naamah.

Topics: Bible, Fiction
Eden Derso

Jewish Ladies Who Rock, Vol. 2

Rebecca Long

What better way to celebrate spring than by listening to the second installment of JWA’s playlist of Jewish women who rock?

Topics: Music
Facebook

Is it time to break up with Facebook?

Rebecca Long

Are we still on Facebook? Yes. Do we feel icky about it? Definitely. Do we plan to stay on Facebook for now? Yes, and I’ll tell you why.

Topics: Boycotts, Journalism
Eternal Life Crop

An Interview with Dara Horn about "Eternal Life"

Rebecca Long

JWA sat down with award-winning author Dara Horn to discuss her latest novel, Eternal Life, one of our Book Club picks. Eternal Life tells the story of Rachel, a woman who cannot die.

Topics: Fiction
Abbi Jacobson / I Might Regret This

You Won't Regret This

Rebecca Long

Onstage with Boston Globe reporter and fellow Jewish lady Meredith Goldstein, Jacobson is personable, sharp, and at times, self-deprecating.

Topics: Memoirs
Peaches in Seattle

Jewish Ladies Who Rock, Vol. 1

Rebecca Long
Whether you’re “making your way downtown, walking fast,” or just “lying here,” there’s a song in this playlist for everyone.
Topics: Music
To All the Boys I've Loved Before

The Fashion of "To All the Boys I've Loved Before"

Rebecca Long
This summer, no movie captured our hearts like Netflix's To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before. Rafaella Rabinovich, the costume designer responsible for film's iconic looks, discusses the most popular outfits from the movie and the importance of representation in film.
Women's Liberation Movement Protest 1970

New Year, New Blog Editor!

Rebecca Long

Why is it important to amplify the voices of Jewish women? Because in a society that has historically refused women the right to speak and deemed our stories unimportant, it is a radical act to communicate our experiences.

Composite Image of Amanda Knox and the Scarlet Letter Cover from 1934

The Scarlet Letter Reports

Rebecca Long

In the 2018 Facebook series, The Scarlet Letter Reports, host Amanda Knox explores this idea: that the world wields a woman’s sexuality against her like a weapon. In each episode of the Broadly-produced show, she interviews a famous woman who has been attacked or disbelieved because of her sexuality or sexual history.

Topics: Feminism, Television
A Besere Velt, 2016

Twenty Years of Singing for Bread and Roses

Rebecca Long

This year, the Boston Workmen’s Circle Yiddish chorus, A Besere Velt (A Better World), will celebrate its 20th anniversary. I spoke with original chorus members, Michael Felsen and Jenny Silverman, about the choir’s conception, past, present, and future.

Topics: Music

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Rebecca Long." (Viewed on August 13, 2022) <https://jwa.org/blog/author/rebecca-long>.