Blog Archive: February 2017


Good News for Readers: Complimentary E-Book Offer (and Additional Discounts)

Feb 28, 2017

By Erika Dreifus

Our February newsletter went out to subscribers this morning. And if you’re not yet a subscriber, we’re now offering something special to entice you to join us: a free e-book.

Jewish Year

Abigail Pogrebin on MY JEWISH YEAR and “One of the Most Extraordinary Years” of Her Life

Feb 21, 2017

By Erika Dreifus

Three weeks to go until the official publication date of Abigail Pogrebin’s My Jewish Year: 18 Holidays, One Wondering Jew! (Of course,  you can pre-order the book anytime before then.) The excitement continues to build—as does the coverage.

A few days ago, for instance, Publishers Weekly featured a new interview with Abby about her book. Here’s a snippet:

Still the People of the Book? A Discussion of Jewish Book Publishing Today

Feb 14, 2017

By Erika Dreifus

Interested in “the People of the Book” and the books that they publish? If you’re in the New York area, you may be interested in attending this event, slated for next Tuesday evening at Columbia University.


American Jewish Experience Around the Web

Feb 7, 2017

By Erika Dreifus

Welcome to the latest installment of “American Jewish Experience Around the Web.” In these posts, we share some of the most compelling items we’ve discovered online lately that address American Jewish Experience (AJE). But first, a note: It has been quite some time since we’ve had an AJE post here on the blog. In part, […]