Women's Voice and Song

By Asya Vaisman

Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media), February 2007

The author describes her experience listening to Hasidic women during interviews and documenting their Yiddish songs. Her work illustrates that much can be learned about Hasidic culture by examining the songs of Hasidic women, speaking to the women who sing them, and learning about their singing practices,

Topic: Halakha, Jewish Law, Shoah, Haredi (Ultra-Orthodox) Judaism, Scholarship, Women, Academic Research, Holocaust, Hasidim, Artistic Expression, Yiddish, Chasidim, Hasidism, Music

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: 37/638

Page Number(s): 10-11

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Brooklyn, New York , United States

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Vaisman, Asya. Women's Voice and Song. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media). February 2007: 10-11. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=6292


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