Too Smart, Too Loud, Too JAPpy: Moving Beyond Stereotypes
An Evening With Jewish Women Authors
April 3, 2003 at 7:00 pm
Admission free, Photo ID required for entrance
Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion Museum
One West 4th Street (between Broadway and Mercer Street)
New York City
Too Smart, Too Loud, Too JAPpy: Moving Beyond Stereotypes will be an evening
of readings of and by Lilith Magazine authors including Cynthia Ozick, Erica
Jong, Grace Paley, Myla Goldberg, Eve Ensler, Marge Piercey, Alicia Ostricker,
Nessa Rappaport, and Esther Broner.
Too Smart, Too Loud, Too JAPpy: Moving Beyond Stereotypes is presented in conjunction
with LILITH Magazine: The Voice of Jewish Women, an exhibition celebrating more
than 25 years of the award-winning independent Jewish women’s magazine,
on view at the Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion Museum from
through June 27, 2003. The exhibition, which documents the impact of feminist
Jewish journalism during the pivotal years 1976-2001, includes fine art illustrations
for the magazine, original manuscripts, iconic photographs, and memorabilia
supporting Jewish women’s roles in the world. It addresses diverse topics
such as women rabbis and cantors, women and Jewish ritual, Jewish community,
public celebrations, scholarship, health and healing, images of Jewish women,
“unheard” women of the Diaspora, intimate relationships, and body
LILITH, the award-winning, nonprofit, independent national Jewish women’s
magazine has been the voice of feminism for Jews since 1976. Jewish women and
girls see new roles for themselves in its investigative reports, edgy scholarship,
memoirs, news briefs, original fiction and poetry, reviews and resource listings,
and a very lively take on traditions, celebrations, and social change.
For a sample copy of LILITH, visit www.lilithmag.com or call 1-888-2-LILITH.
Museum Hours: Mondays - Thursdays, 9 am - 5 pm; Fridays, 9 am - 3 pm
Selected Sundays, 10 am - 2 pm: March 2, 16; April 6, 27
12 - 4 pm: March 9
Admission: Free. Photo ID required for entrance.
Curated tours for reporters/editors, group tours, and additional information:
For further information about this and other programs associated with LILITH
Magazine: The Voice of Jewish Women, please call 212-284-2293 or e-mail email@example.com.