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.
August 15, 2013 3:34pm
The internationally renowned author of “The Color Purple” won’t be attending the 50th anniversary of the university’s Center for the Education of Women.
August 15, 2013 1:43pm
Sam Horowitz’s 15 minutes turns into 20 with an appearance on Good Morning America.
August 14, 2013 11:30am
The latest salvo in the Bob Filner scandal comes from the “beautiful, talented” women of Hooters.
August 13, 2013 4:12pm
For most boys reaching bar mitzvah age, donning a prayer shawl is exciting enough. But Sam Horowitz of Dallas knew he wanted more.
August 8, 2013 2:59pm
A group of hasidic vacationers have abandoned a traditional vacation spot in Wales after a ban on candles. Does Jewish observance pose a threat to fire safety?
August 8, 2013 11:12am
If you clicked on the link expecting to read a transcript of an Al Qaeda conference call, you were in for a funny surprise.
August 7, 2013 4:44pm
The world’s first lab-grown burger may offer new possibilities for the kosher palate.
August 6, 2013 11:30am
The Washington Post was rescued from bankruptcy in 1933 by a Jewish investor. Can Jeff Bezos rescue it again?
July 31, 2013 4:07pm
Allegations that Aaaron Greene, sentenced today to 7 years for possession of explosives, is a Neo-Nazi prove false in a bizarre case of domestic terrorism.