restricted access   Volume 101, Number 2, April 2017

Table of Contents


pp. v-vi

Editor's introduction

p. vii

Special Issue on Jewish American Material Culture

Introduction: Jewish American Material Culture

pp. 115-120

A Home between Death and Life: Mausoleums as Liminal Spaces of Memory for Classical Reform Jews of Temple Emanu-El, 1890–1945

pp. 121-161

"The Lower East Side's Synagogue, Tenement, and Russian Bathhouse: Mikva'ot and the Excavation of a Mikvah at 5 Allen Street"

pp. 163-196

Beyond Synagogues and Cemeteries: The Built Environment as an Aspect of Vernacular Jewish Material Culture in Charleston, South Carolina

pp. 197-236

From the Archives: “Swan Street, formerly called Jew Street” (Barbados Jewish Community Collection)


Swan Street, Visual Memory and the Archive

pp. 237-240

Life at the Corner of Swan and Prince William Henry Streets: A Snapshot from Bridgetown, Barbados

pp. 241-243

General Articles

The B'nai B'rith Encounters Nazi Germany, 1933

pp. 245-263

That Judaism Might Yet Live: Pastoral Care and the Making of the Post-Holocaust Conservative Rabbinate

pp. 265-286

Sulzerism, Sulzermania, and the Shaping of the American Cantorate

pp. 287-306

Wasserman Prize

p. 307


The Star and the Stripes: A History of the Foreign Policies of American Jews by Michael Barnett (review)

pp. 309-311

The Salome Ensemble: Rose Pastor Stokes, Anzio Yezierska, Sonya Levin, and Jetta Goudal by Alan Robert Ginsbergt (review)

pp. 311-313

Kosher USA: How Coke Became Kosher and Other Tales of Modern Foods by Roger Horowitz (review)

pp. 314-315

Modern Orthodoxy in American Judaism: The Era of Leo Jung by Maxine Jacobson (review)

pp. 316-318

Cartoonists Against the Holocaust by Rafael Medoff and Craig Yoe (review)

pp. 319-321

A History of Antisemitism in Canada by Ira Robinson (review)

pp. 321-322

Fair Labor Lawyer: The Remarkable Life of New Deal Attorney and Supreme Court Advocate Bessie Margolin by Marlene Trestman (review)

pp. 323-325