Jewish culture, identity, and spirituality through the eyes of the
brightest and best authors
Best Contemporary Jewish Writing is a treasure trove of short
stories, poetry, and essays from such renowned contributors as
Naomi Wolf, U.S. Senator Joseph Lieberman, William Safire, and
Marge Piercy. Dive into this rich arrayof writing and you ll see
that the Jewish experience reflects universal themes.
The writers in this collection have something to say to Jews, not
only to those struggling with their Jewish identity, and also to
the wider world. Whether your main interest is in poetry or
politics, spirituality or cultural identity, social healing or
individual transformation, you ll find Best Contemporary Jewish
Writing to be a collection that inspires, excites, and provokes. It
also reflects the diversity of thought, opinion, and sensibility of
today s best known Jewish thinkers and writers.
This volume is the first in the much anticipated annual series
"Best Jewish Writing."