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Reading Cynthia Baker’s <i>Jew</i> with James Baldwin

Reading Cynthia Baker’s Jew with James Baldwin

MRB July 5, 2017 0

Susannah Heschel on Cynthia Baker’s Jew Once upon a time, “The Name” was God, and it was holy, ineffable, not to be pronounced except pseudonymously and in prayer. Today the name is “Jew,” and

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One Final Word on <i>Jew</i>: A Response

One Final Word on Jew: A Response

MRB July 4, 2017 0

Cynthia M. Baker reflects on the Jew Forum The introduction to my book, Jew, concludes as follows: One final word on Jew: there is, of course, no final word on Jew—much less is one

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