Monthly Archives: February 2011

Preparedness and the JCA mini-farm

I’ve been seeing signs for “Westernmassready.org” on the sides of buses recently, and I thought I’d take a look. It seems like a good site to help people in our area orient themselves to the skill set and procedures required … Continue reading

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Interesting Event At Hampshire College on 2/9/11

Wrestling with Whiteness: Storytelling and the Politics of Jewish Identity in Multiracial America. Karen Brodkin, an anthropologist and feminist scholar is coming to speak at Hampshire College. She will be speaking about her analysis of Judaism and race, and their … Continue reading

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Zeek essay on “Jewish Authenticity”

At the recent “welcoming” weekend for the rebbetzin and myself, I used my Shabbat morning sermonizing time to offer a talk based on an essay I wrote for Zeek last year, for their special issue on the state of Reconstructionism, … Continue reading

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