Beth Kissileff is the editor of the anthology Reading Genesis and the author of the novel Questioning Return. She is a board member of the Pittsburgh Partnership minyan and lives in Pittsburgh with her family. She has taught at Carleton College, the University of Minnesota, Smith College and Mount Holyoke College. Visit her on line at www.bethkissileff.com. Find the first chapter of Beth newest book, Questioning Return online: http://www.tabletmag.com/scroll/217749/whats-not-there-soul-searching-in-israel.
Articles by Beth Kissileff
The word for “comfort” (lenahem) in Hebrew can also mean to “regret.” One of the most difficult parts of gaining ...