Coat of the Agunah

By Andi Arnovitz

Josh Rolnick, The Sh'ma Institute, June 2010

The artist created a paper coat representing the trapped status of an agunah, a woman whose husband will not grant her religious divorce paperwork, in Jewish law.

Topic: Halakha, Jewish Law, Agunot (Chained Wives), Divorce, Marriage, Women

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: Vol.40/no.671

Page Number(s): 11

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Arnovitz, Andi. Coat of the Agunah. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Josh Rolnick, The Sh'ma Institute. June 2010: 11.


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