Blog Archive: March 2017

Book Clubs

Great News for Book Clubs: Discounts and More

Mar 28, 2017

By Erika Dreifus

FTB titles make excellent choices for book clubs, and we try to make it extra-easy and appealing for you to use them. Let’s take a look at Abigail Pogrebin’s My Jewish Year: 18 Holidays, One Wondering Jew, as an example.


American Jewish Experience Around the Web

Mar 21, 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).

Happy Publication Day to Abigail Pogrebin and MY JEWISH YEAR!

Mar 14, 2017

By Erika Dreifus

Sometimes, a picture really is worth a thousand words. Or at least, an entire blog post.

Happiest of publication days to Abigail Pogrebin and My Jewish Year.

Back Where MY JEWISH YEAR Began: The Forward Interviews Abigail Pogrebin

Mar 7, 2017

By Erika Dreifus

One week ahead of My Jewish Year‘s official publication date, today’s post is an all-too-brief acknowledgment of one institution’s formative role in its genesis. For if the basic project that anchors My Jewish Year—Abigail Pogrebin’s in-depth exploration and observance of a year’s worth of Jewish holidays—seems at all familiar to you, that may be due […]