Volume 6, Number 2
March 2011

The Female Ruse: Women's Subversive Voice in Biblical and Rabbinic Texts


Guest Editor
Rachel Adelman


Managing Editors
Rebecca Levi, Journal Issue Manager
Jennifer Fields, HTML Manager


General Editor
Steven Kepnes
Peter Ochs


Table of Contents

  Introduction Introduction
Rebecca Levi
University of Virginia


From Veils To Goatskins - The Female Ruse in Genesis
Rachel Adelmann
Matan, The Sadie Rennert Women's Institute for Torah Study

When Women Confer with Rabbis: On Male Authority and Female Agency in The Mishnah
Naftali S. Cohn
Concordia University

A Cup of Affront and Anger: Yaltha as an Early Feminist in the Talmud
Admiel Kosman
Potsdam University and Geiger College, Berlin

"Guerrilla Girls": Thematizing the Female (Counter) Voice in the Rabbinic Legal System
Gail Labovitz
The American Jewish University

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