Lilith FeatureDaughters on Mothers
The Story That Never Goes Away
In 1914, she ran away from her Jewish home in Palestine with the Turkish governor, a Muslim. Turns out this forgotten foremother, a distant cousin, now fits beautifully into Alexiou’s own complex family mosaic.
When her husband suffers a debilitating brain injury, Shulman’s world, and her love, have to bend.
The Sh’ma, Judaism’s most famous prayer, radically rewritten for women.