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The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

A Tale of Two Maisels

When it comes to the new Amazon original series, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, we are an office divided. The newest series from Gilmore Girls showrunner Amy Sherman-Palladino has a whole lot to love, especially if you love history, Jewish women, and feminism (which we do!). At the same time, this first season pays little homage to the many funny Jewish women that were making waves in comedy before Midge grabbed the mic.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel." (Viewed on December 12, 2017) <https://jwa.org/tags/marvelous-mrs-maisel-0>.

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