Posts Tagged ‘ sex ’

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 in the way? For Arlene Heyman, whose debut collection of short stories Scary Old Sex drops in March, writing was sidelined for years by her family and job. (Though she had a promising start as…

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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 the shower or running cross-country. Others –…

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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 about sex?” asks director Ricardo Adler. It’s…

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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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A Sexy Outsider’s View of Yeshiva

February 10, 2011
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A sexy outsiders view of yeshiva

Stephen Marche’s wonderful novel Raymond and Hannah (2006) begins…

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