Judaism for the Mass Market
The almanac-an occasional compendium of useful facts and statistics, demographic and calendrical data, and brief essays usually of an informational rather than an analytic or polemical kind-is both a proffered guide to, and an interesting reflection of, i
About the Author
Ruth R. Wisse is the Martin Peretz professor of Yiddish and professor of comparative literature at Harvard. She is the author most recently of Jews and Power (Nextbook/Schocken).