Identity/Crisis

#43: Nostalgic Religion, Religious Nostalgia

Identity/Crisis
#43: Nostalgic Religion, Religious Nostalgia
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Rachel B. Gross (San Francisco State University) joins Yehuda Kurtzer to discuss her new book, Beyond the Synagogue: Jewish Nostalgia as Religious Practice, and its central argument: that foodways, children's literature, and Jewish nostalgia represent a defining feature of American Jewish religion today - and that that's not a bad thing. 


Brought to you by Shalom Hartman Institute of Identity/Crisis