Also available on Amazon. To order on Amazon
Seen by Women Author: Myriam Tangi Publisher: Gefen Publishing House
Price: $40.00 Special Price: $34.00 ISBN 10: 9652298999 ISBN 13: 9789652298997 Catalog Number: 9789652298997 / g899 / 899-7 Number of Pages: 99 Year Published: 2016
Description: Artist Myriam Tangi set off on a quest: to explore the psychological, spiritual, and emotional facets of the mehitza. This physical structure, separating between men and women during Jewish prayer services, has elicited much debate, but its profound influence on the prayers and thoughts of the women behind it demands deeper understanding. How does the separation between men and women impact on their experiences of prayer?
In what way does distance from the synagogue center influence women, both within the synagogue structure and beyond? More broadly, Mehitza questions the male and female territories in the Jewish world.
Myriamís photographs offer an artistic vision, a window into the feelings and experiences of the women standing behind. In this book, Myriamís exquisite work is interspersed among essays by leading Jewish scholars, which together provide a fascinating analysis of the concept of separation in Judaism. Mehitza: Seen by Women is an artistic, spiritual, and intellectual journey that unveils the complexity of contemporary Judaism. You may also like:
Guiness Book of World Records 2022 (Hebrew)
Price:$64 $50 More Info
Unlocking the Torah Text Five Volume Boxed Set
Price:$150 $135 More Info
Titus, Trump and the Triumph of Israel
Price:$18.95 $9.95 More Info
Onkelos On the Torah Boxed Set
Price:$200 $179 More Info