Why this trailblazing feminist puts an orange on the Seder plate
Susannah Heschel addresses Conservative Judaism, academia, migrant rights in Israel and the 'invisible mechitsa.'
Professor Susannah Heschel has many qualities in common with her legendary father, Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel. Not all of them make her life simple.
She has clearly followed in the footsteps of the late, great Jewish theologian, philosopher, and professor when it comes to scholarship. As the Eli Black Professor of Jewish Studies at Dartmouth College, she has written and edited many books...