Jewniverse features extraordinary, inspirational, forgotten, and just-plain-strange dispatches from Jewish culture, tradition, and history. Yiddish workout videos? Dr. Seuss’s political cartoons? Novels about Jewish mail-order brides in the American Old West? We’ve got it covered.
Jewniverse received seed funding from The Manuel D. and Rhoda Mayerson Foundation, and launched in the fall of 2010 as a daily eletter. Jewniverse is a project of 70 Faces Media,
For those interested in writing for Jewniverse, we recommend signing up for the daily email to familiarize with our style. Submissions are typically 150-200 words on topics ranging from forgotten Jewish literary heroes to oddball new films to esoteric Talmudic gossip. Pitches can be sent to editor Ilana Sichel.