Browsing Articles by Straus Center Faculty and Staff by Subject "Purim"
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(TRIBE Media, 2021-02-16)The author explores the theme of identity in the story of Esther, arguing that society can only flourish if it allows others to wear their community loyalties proudly.
(The New York Times, 2020-03-08)A paradox of Jewish fragility and heroism. A perplexing paradox lies at the heart of Purim, the holiday celebrated this week by Jews around the world. No day is more associated with Jewish joy; yet rightly understood...