Volume 23, Number 3, Spring 2005

Table of Contents

From: Shofar: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Jewish Studies

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Contributors to This Issue

pp. viii-x
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Articles

A Spanish Converso's Quest for Justice: The Life and Dream Fiction of Antonio Enriquez Gomez

pp. 1-24
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Collective Portraits: The Anthological Imagination of Leo W. Schwarz

pp. 25-47
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The Aporia of AIDS and/as Holocaust

pp. 48-70
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Special Section: Mel Gibson's Passion: The Film, the Controversy, and Its Implications

Mel Gibson's Passion: The Film, the Controversy, and Its Implications: Introduction

pp. 71-73
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History, Archaeology, and Mel Gibson's Passion

pp. 74-79
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Crucifixion in Rabbinic Context: Juridical or Theological?

pp. 79-85
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Dramatizing the Passion: From Oberammergau to Gibson

pp. 85-92
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Deicide Deja Vu: Mel Gibson's Film, The Passion--An Attack on 40 Years of Jewish-Christian Dialogue

pp. 92-96
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Gibson's Passion: The Challenges for Catholics

pp. 96-100
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Mel Gibson's The Passion of the Christ: A Protestant Perspective

pp. 101-104
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A View from the Pew on Gibson's Passion

pp. 105-109
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The Passion of the Christ and Congregational Interfaith Relations

pp. 109-113
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Jewish "Officialdom" and The Passion of the Christ : Who Said What and What Did They Say?

pp. 114-123
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How Austrians Viewed The Passion of the Christ

pp. 123-128
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Where are the Flies? Where is the Smoke? The Real and Super-Real in Mel Gibson's The Passion

pp. 129-136
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The Jewish Jesus: A Partisan's Imagination

pp. 137-143
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Review Essay

The History of History: German Philosophy, Judaism, and the Spinozist Moment

pp. 144-154
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Book Reviews

The Jewish-Christian Schism Revisited (review)

pp. 155-157
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Rebuilding the House of Israel: Architectures of Gender in Jewish Antiquity (review)

pp. 157-159
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Qumran Grotte 4. XXII: Textes Arameens, premiere partie, 4Q529-549 (review)

pp. 159-161
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Deboraerzahlung und Deboralied (review)

pp. 161-162
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Martin Buber: Fruhe kulturkritische und philosophische Schriften 1891-1924 (review)

pp. 162-164
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Textual Reasonings: Jewish Philosophy and Text Study at the End of the Twentieth Century (review)

pp. 164-166
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Ethics and Dialogue in the Works of Levinas, Bakhtin, Mandel'shtam, and Celan (review)

pp. 167-169
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German Idealism and the Jews: The Inner Anti-Semitism of Philosophy and German Jewish Responses (review)

pp. 169-171
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The Continuing Agony: From the Carmelite Convent to the Crosses at Auschwitz (review)

pp. 172-174
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Justice Matters: Legacies of the Holocaust and World War II (review)

pp. 174-177
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After Such Knowledge: Memory, History and the Aftermath of the Holocaust (review)

pp. 177-180
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Life Between Memory and Hope: The Survivors of the Holocaust in Occupied Germany (review)

pp. 180-183
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Inside a Class Action: The Holocaust and the Swiss Banks (review)

pp. 183-185
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The Neighbors Respond: The Controversy over the Jedwabne Massacre in Poland (review)

pp. 186-188
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The Specter of Genocide: Mass Murder in Historical Perspective (review)

pp. 188-190
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Ladies and Gentlemen, the Original Music of the Hebrew Alphabet and Weekend in Mustara (review)

pp. 190-192
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Reading Hebrew Literature: Critical Discussions of Six Modern Texts (review)

pp. 192-196
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The Politics of Canonicity: Lines of Resistance in Modern Hebrew Poetry (review)

pp. 196-199
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Mahler im Gesprach: Die zehn Sinfonien (review)

pp. 199-201
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Embattled Neighbors--Syria, Israel and Lebanon (review)

pp. 202-203
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The Palestinians: In Search of a Just Peace (review)

pp. 204-206
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The Jews of Kaifeng, China: History, Culture, and Religion (review)

pp. 206-209
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Lesbian Rabbis: The First Generation (review)

pp. 209-212
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Sins of Omission: The Jewish Community's Reaction to Domestic Violence (review)

pp. 212-214
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Von der Gemeinde zur "Community": Judische Einwanderer in Chicago, 1840-1900 (review)

pp. 214-217
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Book Notes

Book Notes

pp. 218-233
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Books Received