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Israel, the Nation State of the Jewish People?

Israel, the Nation State of the Jewish People?

MRB July 5, 2017 0

Simon Rabinovitch and Ruth Calderon discuss identity, equality, and the Jewish nation-state bill Between December 2014 and October 2015 Marginalia ran the “Defining Israel” forum featuring documents and essays on Israel’s parliamentary struggle over

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Jews and Muslims in France: Rethinking a History of Conflict, Colonialism, and Coexistence – by Rachel Eva Schley

Jews and Muslims in France: Rethinking a History of Conflict, Colonialism, and Coexistence – by Rachel Eva Schley

Rachel Schley September 10, 2016 0

Rachel Schley on Ethan B. Katz’s The Burdens of Brotherhood For well over a decade there has been an active debate about the increasingly vexed state of Jewish-Muslim relations in France. Since 2000, with

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MRBlog | What Jews Kvetch About When They Kvetch About Bernie Sanders

MRBlog | What Jews Kvetch About When They Kvetch About Bernie Sanders

MRB April 15, 2016 0

By Sandra Fox How the Democratic candidate for President is the newest pretext for an old debate over acceptable American Jewish identity In the past weeks leading up to the Democratic primary in New

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On the Essence of the State of Israel

On the Essence of the State of Israel

Ze'ev B. Begin October 8, 2015 0

Ze’ev B. Begin on why the time has come to enshrine the essence of the state of Israel in a basic law [The home page for Defining Israel: A Forum on Recent Attempts to Determine

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A Conversation with Tzipi Livni

A Conversation with Tzipi Livni

Simon Rabinovitch August 27, 2015 0

Simon Rabinovitch speaks with Tzipi Livni about the meaning of a Jewish and democratic state and Israel’s prospects for passing a nation-state law Between December 2014 and May 2015 Marginalia ran the Defining Israel

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First Impressions #44: Ranen Omer-Sherman

First Impressions #44: Ranen Omer-Sherman

David M. Krueger August 11, 2015 0

Dave Krueger talks with Ranen Omer-Sherman about his new book Imagining the Kibbutz: Visions of Utopia in Literature and Film. Omer-Sherman is the Jewish Heritage Fund for Excellence Chair of Judaic Studies at the

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Directions in the Study of Religion: Nathan Abrams

Directions in the Study of Religion: Nathan Abrams

Kristian Petersen August 11, 2015 0

Kristian Petersen talks with Nathan Abrams, Professor at Bangor University and member of the Advisory Board of MRB, about Jews, Jewishness, and Judaism in Film

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Displaced Anxiety: Medieval Christian Representations of the Jew and Christian Self-Reflection – By Deeana Klepper

Displaced Anxiety: Medieval Christian Representations of the Jew and Christian Self-Reflection – By Deeana Klepper

Deeana Klepper May 12, 2015 0

Deeana Klepper on Sara Lipton’s Dark Mirror The past few years have seen a stunning increase in violent attacks directed against Jews and Jewish institutions in Europe, leading The Atlantic to publish the provocatively titled,

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Job the German: A Mystery Play. – A Translation by Scott C. Jones

Job the German: A Mystery Play. – A Translation by Scott C. Jones

Scott C. Jones April 3, 2015 0

Scott C. Jones’s translation of Kurt Eggers’s Das Spiel von Job dem Deutschen. Ein Mysterium. Scott C. Jones’s Introduction Kurt Eggers’s Das Spiel von Job dem Deutschen. Ein Mysterium. Direct links to sections of the play: 5,

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Das Spiel von Job dem Deutschen. Ein Mysterium. – By Kurt Eggers

Das Spiel von Job dem Deutschen. Ein Mysterium. – By Kurt Eggers

Scott C. Jones April 3, 2015 0

Kurt Eggers’s Das Spiel von Job dem Deutschen. Ein Mysterium. Scott C. Jones’s Introduction Scott C. Jones’s Translation, Job the German: A Mystery Play. Berlin-Südende: Volkschaft Verlag für Buch-Bühne und Film, 1933. Direct links to sections

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