A Song in Honor of TorahPreface
Book of Proverbs
Book of Esther
About This Text
Dirshuni: Contemporary Women’s Midrash is the first-ever collection of midrashim (plural of midrash) written by contemporary Israeli women. Written by contributors with a range of religious and political backgrounds, the pieces of midrash in this work utilize the style of classical rabbinic midrash and cover topics from biblical stories to contemporary feminist issues.
Authors: Nehama Weingarten-Mintz, Tamar Biala
Composed: Jerusalem, Israel