Publication List

“Just In Time for New Year’s Resolutions: “The Power of Habit” New Edition,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, December 26, 2013.

“Book Chat: Like Dreamers,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, November 29, 2013.

“Book Chat: Tiny Dynamo,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, October 21, 2013.

“On a Memoir of Farm Life,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, October 7, 2013.

“In Praise of Historicals,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, September 15, 2013.

“Learning the Science of Food,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, August 29, 2013.

“Book Chat: Austenland,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, August 21, 2013.

“Race and Children’s Literature,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, August 14, 2013.

“From Refusniks to Dreamers: Americans and Immigration Policy,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, July 2, 2013.

“Main Line’s Thirst for Books Quenched at Last,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, June 15, 2013.

“Book Chat: Get Real, Get Married,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, May 22, 2013.

“Book Chat: Ballots, Babies, and Banners of Peace,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, May 6, 2013.

“Book Chat: Kosher Nation,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, April 26, 2013.

“Rabbi Shmuly Yanklowitz and Food Justice,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, April 24, 2013.

“Food Chat: How Jewish Food Became Jewish,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, April 19, 2013.

“Book Chat: The Secrets of Happy Families,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, April 18, 2013.

“Bryn Mawr Vgë Café Gets Kosher Certification,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, April 5, 2013.

“Gap Year Teens Change Lives in Children’s Home in Jerusalem,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, March 21, 2013.

“Film Chat: The World is Funny,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, March 6, 2013.

“Theater Chat: Together We Act,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, February 14, 2013.

“An Ethiopian Jew’s Journey,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, February 9, 2013.

“Film Chat: From Swastika to Jim Crow,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, January 24, 2013.

“Book Chat: Exodus to Shanghai,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, January 18, 2013.

“Book Chat: Downton Abbey,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, January 5, 2013.

“Film Chat: Les Misérables, Philadelphia Jewish Voice, January 3, 2013.

“A Soldier Speaks of His IDF Unit,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, December 27, 2012.

“Food Chat: Birthday Stollen,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, December 27, 2012.

“American Orthodox Jews and Rabbinic Authority,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, December 13, 2012.

“Music Chat: Twas the Night Before Hanukkah,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, December 10, 2012.

“Food Chat: The Smitten Kitchen,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, December 6, 2012.

“A Living Link to Our Jewish Farming Past,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, December 5, 2012.

“Some Lessons of Argo,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, November 28, 2012.

“Tzedakah That Grows With Time,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, November 28, 2012.

“Food Chat: The Rabbi Talks Turkey,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, November 20, 2012.

“Negotiation 101: A Cross-Cultural Case Study,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, November 15, 2012.

“Author Chat: This is Killing Your Mother,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, November 12, 2012.

“Will Blue Tzizit No Longer Be Fringe?,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, November 8, 2012.

“Theater Chat: Stars of David,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, November 5, 2012.

“Author Chat: Israel Among the Nations,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, October 31, 2012.

“Film Chat: The Other Son,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, October 29, 2012.

“Food Chat: Just a Pinch,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, October 28, 2012.

“Author Chat: Inside the Jewish Bakery,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, October 18, 2012.

“An Etrog Tree Grows in Lower Merion,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, October 16, 2012.

“Why I Don’t Go to Shul on Simchat Torah,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, October 13, 2012.

“Film Chat: One of the Lamed Vav, Philadelphia Jewish Voice, September 29, 2012.

“Grilling the Sustainable Way,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, September 18, 2012.

“The Sustenance of Torah and Honey,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, September 11, 2012.

“The Philly Fringe Festival Starts This Weekend,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, September 6, 2012.

“Book Chat: All Roads Lead to Austen,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, August 3, 2012.

“Ice Cream Made the Old-Fashioned Way,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, September 2, 2012.

“Book Chat: All Roads Lead to Austen,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, August 3, 2012.

“A Study Break Like No Other,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, August 1, 2012.

“Film Chat: Follow Me,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, July 30, 2012.

“Why I Love Summer Stage,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, July 29, 2012.

“The Zoo Rabbi Talks Torah,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, July 25, 2012.

“Diary of Global Networking in Action,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, July 16, 2012.

“Book Chat: The Chinese Way to Wealth and Prosperity,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, July 11, 2012.

“Seeking an Inner Freedom,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, July 3, 2012.

“Why Does the Farm Bill Matter to Us?, Philadelphia Jewish Voice, June 28, 2012.

“Parenting Chat,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, June 28, 2012.

“Food Chat With a Seitan Master,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, June 18, 2012.

“Talkback on “Slaying the Dragon,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, June 6, 2012.

“Book Chat: Six-Word Memoirs on Jewish Life,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, June 1, 2012.

“Food Chat: Vgë Café, Philadelphia Jewish Voice, May 24, 2012.

“Book Chat: The Power of Habit,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, May 24, 2012.

“How the Israel Philharmonic Saved Jews From the Nazis,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, May 19, 2012.

“In Memoriam: Maurice Sendak,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, May 9, 2012.

“How the Nazis Co-Opted Science for Their Goals,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, May 2, 2012.

“Talkback With The Band’s Visit Director, Philadelphia Jewish Voice, April 27, 2012.

“Book Chat: Meir Shalev’s Family Memoir,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, April 25, 2012.

“Book Chat: An Economist Gets Lunch,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, April 19, 2012.

“Kilayim and the Sustainable Jew,” Hazon, March 30, 2012.

“Book Chat: The Unofficial Hunger Games Cookbook,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, March 29, 2012.

“Film Chat: The Hunger Games,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, March 27, 2012.

“Dialogue With Israeli Director, Dani Menkin,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, March 12, 2012.

“History Lesson by Teen Troupe,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, March 6, 2012.

“Theater Chat: Travelling Light,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, March 1, 2012.

“Cookbooks to Whet Reading,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, February 28, 2012.

“How Commerce Fostered Ethnic Identity,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, February 16, 2012.

“Fracking Comes Closer to Home,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, February 13, 2012.

“Kosher Meat From Humanely Treated Animals,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, February 12, 2012.

“Two Fabulous Films About Kibbutzim and Refugees,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, February 3, 2012.

“Dazzling Tree Photo Exhibit,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, February 2, 2012.

“Horizons Re-Born as Elegant Vedge,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, January 25, 2012.

“Winter Markets,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, January 24, 2012.

“Talkback with Nicky’s Family Director, Philadelphia Jewish Voice, January 20, 2012.

“The Great Latke-Hamantashen Debate, Philadelphia Jewish Voice, December 20, 2011.

“On Bravery,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, December 7, 2011.

“Holiday Aloneness,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, November 23, 2011.

“Creating Community, Part 3: The Chabad Connection,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, November 19, 2011.

“Behind the Scenes in the Search for Noah’s Flood,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, November 11, 2011.

“Honoring Our Veterans,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, November 11, 2011.

“The Low Cost of America’s Food,”  The Jewish Daily Forward, November 8, 2011.

“Theater Chat: The Big Bang,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, October 28, 2011.

“Southern Jewish Memories,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, October 27, 2011.

“Sustainable Fish for the Kosher Consumer,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, October 17, 2011.

“An Odyssey From Amsterdam to Philadelphia,”  Philadelphia Jewish Voice, October 12, 2011.

“How Does Jesus Look to You?” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, October 3, 2011.

“How Do We Measure Sustainability in our Food?” The Jewish Daily Forward, October 3, 2011.

“Beekeeping to Save the World,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, October 3, 2011.

“Theater Chat: Yael Rasooly” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, September 21, 2011.

“How Green is Your Campus?” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, September 6, 2011

“Smaller Plates and Bigger Forks Lead the Way to Healthier Eating Habits,” The Jewish Daily Forward, August 17, 2011.

“Creating Community, Part 2: Better Than Couch Surfing,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, August 17, 2011.

“Creating Community, Part 1: The New Digital Connection,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, August 14, 2011.

“Movie Chat: The Help,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, August 12, 2011.

“Yoga, Chocolate, and the Rain Forest: Our Costa Rica Idyll,” The Jewish Daily Forward, August 10, 2011.

“The Locavore Movement and the Religious Jew,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, August 3, 2011.

“Book Chat: The Help,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, August 1, 2011.

“Who Infuses Klezmer and Jazz Music With An African Beat?” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, July 20, 2011.

“Do Cash Purchases Yield a Better Diet?” The Jewish Daily Forward, July 18, 2011.

“Farming the Biblical Way,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, June 24, 2011.

“What Do We Need From Our Jewish Leaders?, Philadelphia Jewish Voice, June 16, 2011.

“The Philly Pops Will Live On,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, June 14, 2011.

“Ethnic Irony,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, June 12, 2011.

“Profile: Leket Israel,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, June 6, 2011.

“Survival of the Fittest?,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, June 3, 2011.

“Michael Solomontov and a Sustainable Lag B’Omer on the “Beach,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, June 3, 2011.

“HIAS Chronicle: An Interview with Jeremiah Alexander,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, May 26, 2011.

Open Letter to President of the Philadelphia Orchestra,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, May 16, 2011.

“Some Lessons I Have Learned About Bikur Cholim,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, May 11, 2011.

“Theater Chat,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, April 12, 2011.

“Reflections on Labor Unions Since the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, March 29, 2011.

“A Hyphenated Identity,” Philadelphia Jewish Voice, March 22, 2011.

“Tradition Tested,” The Jew and the Carrot, January 25, 2010.

“Iron Chef America Featuring the White House Garden,” The Jew and the Carrot, January 4, 2010.

“Thinking of World Hunger in Our Harvest Season,” The Jew and the Carrot, November 16, 2009.

“The Demise of Gourmet Magazine, A Cultural Icon,” The Jew and the Carrot, October 9, 2009.

“Welcoming the Stranger: A Sukkot Meditation,” The Jew and the Carrot, October 6, 2009.

“Movie Chat: Julie and Julia,” The Jew and the Carrot, August 12, 2009.

“Visiting Sustainable Paradise: Berkeley,” The Jew and the Carrot, June 26, 2008.

“The Kosher Olympics?” The Jew and the Carrot, June 1, 2008.

“Book Review: The Fortune Cookie Chronicles,” The Jew and the Carrot, May 19, 2008.