Penina Adelman

Penina Adelman is a writer and folklorist. She is the author of <a href="">Miriam's Well: Rituals for Jewish Women Around the Year </a><i>(Biblio, 1986) and </i><a href="">The Bible from Alef to Tav</a><a name="_Hlt36531747"></a>, a book for families. A book for Jewish pre-teen girls is forthcoming. She is currently a Visiting Scholar at the Women's Studies Research Center at Brandeis University.

Articles by Penina Adelman


A ritual in recognition of the author's miscarriage emerged from a year of studying about the infertile Hannah, who eventually had a child.