December 1, 2008 by

Winter 2008-2009

In this issue: Daughters on mothers: five dramatically different first-person accounts of the story that never goes away. After her husband suffers a brain injury, Alix Kates Shulman’s love has to bend.  How a long-ago cousin in Eretz Israel ran off with the Muslim Turkish governor of Ottoman Palestine. Italy’s only female rabbi. New fiction: “Sima’s Undergarments for Women.”