Posts Tagged ‘ sex ’

Sexual Abuse, Incest, and Imagination in This Dark Israeli Film

May 25, 2016
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“Our imaginations can sometimes change our reality,” writes Israeli writer/director Tali Shalom Ezer about her award-winning film Princess. But only sometimes. Ezer’s main character, 12-year-old Adar (played hauntingly by Shira Haas) is surrounded by dangerous adults. In the opening moments of the film, Adar is in bed with her mother…

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What The Talmud Talks About When It Talks About Sex

March 30, 2016
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What The Talmud Says When It Talks Dirty

Who knew that medieval rabbis had so much to say about sex? The Talmudic sages…

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Scary Old Sex: A 73-Year-Old Psychoanalyst’s Debut Story Collection

February 9, 2016
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Struggling to balance a living with a passion, many writers wonder: what if life gets…

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When Shel Silverstein Was a Playboy Mansion Regular

November 29, 2015
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Shel Silverstein and the Playboy Mansion

Some people get their inspiration from singing in…

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A Rabbi (and Movie) for All Your Sexual Hangups

August 4, 2015
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A Rabbi (and Movie) for All Your Sexual Hangups

“You think a rabbi could teach you anything…

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French-Yiddish Sex Advice for 1930s Jewish Girls

May 28, 2015
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French-Yiddish Sex Advice for 1930s Jewish Girls

Part of curator Dr. Yoel Finkelman’s job at…

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Sex, Israeli Ultra-Orthodox Style

April 14, 2015
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Ever Wonder How the Ultra-Orthodox Teach About Sex?

Ori Gruder didn’t know how to talk to…

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Erotica for the Kosher Set

March 3, 2015
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Erotica That Only a Jewish Mother Can Love

By the frum, for the frum, Shosha Pearl…

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The Screw-y, Filthy World of Al Goldstein

November 18, 2013
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The lives of some sex peddlers are just…

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Biblical Straight Edge

May 3, 2012
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In contrast to the risky excesses that one…

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Messed-Up Bible Stories

January 26, 2012
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There’s no denying it. Some stories from the Torah are…

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Sniper, Survivor, Sex Therapist

May 11, 2011
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Dr. Ruth Westheimer has become an American icon, one…

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