Elana Roth

Elana Roth is a graduate of Barnard College and the Jewish Theological Seminary, where she earned degrees in English Literature and Bible. She currently works as a literary agent in New York City.

Articles by Elana Roth

The Story of Joseph

All about the famous biblical dreamer who inspired a musical.

The Merchant of Venice

The play and the Jews.

The Story of Samson

A muscle man with a weakness for the ladies.

The Book of Judges

The cycle of sinning and redemption.

The Book of Joshua

Leading the Israelites into the Promised Land.

The Book of Proverbs

This section of the Bible includes a feminine depiction of wisdom and the text of the "Eshet Chayil" blessing.