A Charming, Learned, Gay Litvak

By Elliott Horowitz

Association for Jewish Studies (AJS), Fall 2008

The author discusses the personality of Rabbi Louis Ginzberg as manifest in anecdotes from sources including biographies of Isaiah Berlin, Ginzberg's wife Adele, Ginzberg's translator Henrietta Szold, and a biography of Ginzberg himself by Ginzberg's son Eli.

Topic: Halakha, History, Jewish Law, Masorti Judaism, Conservative Judaism, Leadership

Name of Publication: AJS Perspectives: The Magazine of the Association for Jewish Studies

Volume/Issue: Fall 2008

Page Number(s): 20-22

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Genre: Report

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Horowitz, Elliott. A Charming, Learned, Gay Litvak. AJS Perspectives: The Magazine of the Association for Jewish Studies. Association for Jewish Studies (AJS). Fall 2008: 20-22. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=2621


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