by Spencer Merolla

Bold Poems & Plays

A classic, revised

The poetry of Merle Feld has made an indelible imprint on the contemporary Jewish spiritual landscape, included as it is in several new prayerbooks. Her memoir, A Spiritual Life: Exploring the Heart and Jewish Tradition, (SUNY Press, $19.95) became a classic of Jewish feminist spirituality following its first appearance in 1999. Now in a 2007 revised edition, Feld’s memoir, which combines both poetry and prose, remains accessible and widely relevant.

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