His life and work.
A towering intellectual who theorized about the nature of totalitarianism and Nazi evil.
Moving beyond equal access to express women's sensibilities and experiences in Jewish life and organizations.
Women & Feminism
Contemporary Jewish feminism has made its impact on all of the major denominations of Jewish life.
Sages & Scholars
Heschel aimed, through his writing and teaching, to shock modern people out of complacency and into a spiritual dimension
Nachman Krochmal pioneered the idea of historical-critical study of Judaism in the Austro-Hungarian province of Galicia
The development and expansion of the Jewish Enlightenment.
Modern Jewish History
Originating in 18th-century Germany, this movement of "maskilim" sought to integrate Jewish ideas and Jews into Western society.
A review of the life, thought, and work of this influential 20th-century existentialist thinker and Jewish educator.
The new academic study of Judaism examined Jewish religion from the scholarly perspectives of theology, literature, and history.