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Mentsh: On Being Jewish and Queer

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Tossed between sometimes contradictory cultural imperatives, queer Jews often find themselves in a soul-searching struggle to integrate their religious beliefs with their gayness. Over 30 contributors from around the world (including Israel, Serbia, and Australia) reveal their surprising, poignant, sometimes hilarious experiences in ways that offer a staggering perspective ...more
Paperback, 332 pages
Published August 15th 2004 by Alyson Books (first published August 1st 2004)
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This one was given to me as a Hanukkah gift I read it when I need a little inspiration. The stories give me hope.
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Not sure if it's generational difference, but almost nothing in this book clicked for me.
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A beautiful collection of memories and essays. GREAT train reading - but you might cry.
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