Times Square Seder: A Jewish Art Activist Performance

By Melissa Shiff

Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media), February 2005

Shiff shares the process and ideas behind her art installation "Times Square Seder" . For Shiff ritual is a mode of performance art, which has the power to de-familiarize ritual in order to make it speak to new issues.

Topic: Art, Ritual, Artistic Expression, Culture, Modernity

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

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: Vol.35/no.618

Page Number(s): 1-2

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Shiff, Melissa. Times Square Seder: A Jewish Art Activist Performance. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media). February 2005: 1-2. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=6820


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