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 30, 2013 4:25pm
New advances in reproductive medicine can make pregnancy viable up to age 55 — which is good news for American Jewish women, who generally have children later than other Americans.
October 28, 2013 10:25am
For sufferers of celiac disease who also love their Jewish food, adopting a gluten-free diet is not without its challenges.
October 27, 2013 3:52pm
Eugene Mirman, Russian-Jewish comedian, has made a career of delighting audiences with his absurd takes on the modern world.
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.