Where have I been?

So it’s been over four months since I’ve written any unique content for this blog. Oops. Since then, the semester ended, I spent some time learning at Yeshivat Chovevei Torah, Yeshivat Maharat, and Mechon Hadar. I did a two month Facebook detox. I also injured my ankle (it’s a long story involving a shark, scented … More Where have I been?

Torah for Men, Challah for Women: A Look at Gendered Jewish Experiences

I was scrolling through Facebook when a friend sent me a screenshot of an OU/JLIC Jewish event at a secular college campus. “Manshmor” for him (i.e. Learning Torah and drinking beer) and challah baking for her. I was incensed. Let me get this straight–learning Torah is for men, and baking is for women? Is this … More Torah for Men, Challah for Women: A Look at Gendered Jewish Experiences