Miriam Udel
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Scholarly Articles

Writing Description

The ‘Jewish Pope’ in the 1940s: On Jewish Cultural and Ethnic Plasticity

The Second Soul of the People: Secular Sabbatism in Yiddish Children’s Literature

Essays and OpEds

Essays Description

Children of the Field: A Passover Tale for the Year of #SederinPlace

Stories, anxiety, our children and ourselves: Coronavirus is a teaching moment about the comfort and challenge of narrative

Papa Stalin and the Happy Family

Divre Torah


Balak Burlesque

Naming Moses, Naming Our Experience

'Sameah uMesameah': Festal Rejoicing as a Rabbinic Account of Motivation

Hanukkah: Restoration with Innovation