Ilana Kurshan is the author of If All the Seas Were Ink.
What a children’s book can teach us about prayer and renewal
This Tisha B’Av, I’ll be mourning for a different site of spiritual importance in Jerusalem
In his new ‘biography,’ professor Barry Scott Wimpfheimer argues that the Talmud is more important now than it has ever been
Measuring a relationship in poems and tractates of Talmud
We’re commanded to be happy on Purim, and it turns out the acts required for proper observance—from donning costumes to celebrating with others—provide useful tricks for brightening moods year round
The Jewish world needs a place like Tablet where varying—even conflicting—viewpoints can exist side by side. Our times demand an engagement with big ideas and not a retreat from them.
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