is JTA's editorial assistant. She was a Fulbright scholar in Ukraine. Her poetry and nonfiction writing have been published in Tuesday Magazine, the Gamut, The Birch, Tablet, The Starry Night Review and elsewhere. Follow her on Twitter at @chick_in_kiev.
October 23, 2013 2:54pm
The USC Shoah Foundation sold off patent licenses now being used to sue a slew of leading tech companies.
October 17, 2013 4:08pm
A West Virginia-born daughter of Ukrainian parents may be the country’s foremost Ashkenazic interpreter of Ladino music.
October 10, 2013 4:25pm
Some Jews who pursue multiple committed partnerships simultaneously want the Jewish community to be more accepting of their lifestyle choices.
October 4, 2013 2:04pm
Why American Jewish assimilation is a bad thing for cultural Jews, too — and what we can do to combat it.
October 2, 2013 3:08pm
For the growing population of older retirees, Jewish spiritual practices can help foster a sense of meaning and purpose after their working years are done.
October 1, 2013 10:37am
New York City’s Commission on Human Rights is suing seven hasidic businesses in Brooklyn over their modesty signs.
September 23, 2013 2:31pm
Maria Patricia de Sousa was once a Baptist Sunday school teacher in Brazil. Now she’s Esther Goldberger, living in Montreal and running a fashion label for Orthodox women.
September 13, 2013 2:14pm
Kvetching Fire: The Jewish Hunger Games, a parody video, offers an entertaining take on the upcoming fast.
September 12, 2013 3:30pm
This Jewish mother of two helps clients communicate with lost loved ones for $1,000 an hour. And, she says, there’s an eight-year waitlist for her services.
September 12, 2013 10:00am
Investigating an intriguing tattoo of an Israeli flag upheld by a cartoon duck.