Like Bread on the Seder Plate

Jewish Lesbians and the Transformation of Tradition

Rebecca Alpert

Columbia University Press

Like Bread on the Seder Plate

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Pub Date: September 1998

ISBN: 9780231096614

224 Pages

Format: Paperback

List Price: $32.00£25.00

Pub Date: May 1997

ISBN: 9780231096607

224 Pages

Format: Hardcover

List Price: $90.00£70.00

Like Bread on the Seder Plate

Jewish Lesbians and the Transformation of Tradition

Rebecca Alpert

Columbia University Press

An excellent resource for scholars of both Jewish and lesbian cultures in the United States. American Studies International
A solid contribution to both Jewish feminism and lesbian and gay studies, breaking new ground in its focus on transforming Jewish religious life from a lesbian perspective. Women's Review of Books
An extremely valuable and visionary source for Jewish lesbians who long to be recognized and to participate fully in mainstream synagogue life.... The author is to be congratulated for bravely taking on such an all-consuming topic and writing such an accessible, powerful and provocative book. Lambda Book Report

About the Author

Rebecca Alpert is assistant professor of religion and women's studies at Temple University and is a codirector of the Women's Studies Program. She is the coauthor ofExploring Judaism: A Reconstructionist Approach.