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  • Balancing on the Mechitza Transgender in Jewish Community
  • Noach Dzmura
  • English
  • 01 July 2019
  • 9781556438134

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READ Balancing on the Mechitza Transgender in Jewish Community CHARACTERS ✓ Balancing on the Mechitza Transgender in Jewish Community READ & DOWNLOAD É GARAKAMI.CO Ù Noach Dzmura WINNER 2011 Lambda Literary Award Transgender Non FictionWhile the Jewish mainstream still argues about homosexuality transgender and gender variant people have emerged as a distinct Jewish population and as a new chorus of voices Inspired and nurtured by the successes of the feminist and LGBT movements in the Jewish world Jews who identify with the “T” now sit in the congregation marry under the chuppah and create Jewish families Balancing o. I haven t read such a collection of personal stories so full of learning constructive suggestions and pure hope in a very long time Anyone anywhere on the LGBT spectrum in the Jewish community should read this More importantly anyone NOT on the LGBT spectrum who is in the Jewish community should read this Dzmura has clearly done his homework and selected a number of excellent writers from across the range of Judaism gender expressions and geographical locations These are the voices of my friends and of my teachers and they dearly need to be heard This is not only recommended reading in my opinion it should be reuired

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Balancing on the Mechitza Transgender in Jewish Community

READ Balancing on the Mechitza Transgender in Jewish Community CHARACTERS ✓ Balancing on the Mechitza Transgender in Jewish Community READ & DOWNLOAD É GARAKAMI.CO Ù Noach Dzmura Out the construction of Jewish personhood in Israel; a transman who serves as legal witness for a man a role not typically open to persons designated female at birth during a conversion ritual; a man deprived of testosterone by an illness who comes to identify himself with passion and pride as a Biblical eunuch; and a gender variant person who explores how to adapt the masculine and feminine pronouns in Hebrew to reflect a non binary gender reali. This diverse anthology includes moving reflections on family by Jhos Singer and Joy Ladin and analysis of halacha by Beth Orens Full disclosure an essay of mine originally published in Zeek is reprinted here Chav Doherty Eliron Hamburger Noach Dzmura and I will be reading from the book at the synagogue Chochmat HaLev in San Francisco on May 26 2011 See The anthology is a finalist for a Lambda Literary Award the award will be announced in New York City just before the reading begins in San Francisco It will feel like we re on American Idol In temple Come share the moment if you re around

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READ Balancing on the Mechitza Transgender in Jewish Community CHARACTERS ✓ Balancing on the Mechitza Transgender in Jewish Community READ & DOWNLOAD É GARAKAMI.CO Ù Noach Dzmura N the Mechitza offers a multifaceted portrait of this increasingly visible communityThe contributors activists theologians scholars and other transgender Jews share for the first time in a printed volume their theoretical contemplations as well as rite of passage and other transformative stories Balancing on the Mechitza introduces readers to a secular transwoman who interviews her Israeli and Palestinian peers and provides cutting edge theory ab. Hard to rate Contains some really good writing and ritual and also pieces by cis people titled what i learned about spirituality from transsexuals