Authors Posts by Laurie Novick

Laurie Novick

Laurie Novick is Director and Head Writer for Deracheha: Women and Mitzvot (, an online halachic education initiative under the auspices of Yeshivat Har Etzion. She is a Nishmat Yoetzet Halacha and Fertility Counselor, serving as a Senior Responder for, and a teacher at the Migdal Oz Beit Midrash for Women.

Reclaiming Dignity Reviewed

How successful is the new book, Reclaiming Dignity: A Guide to Tzniut for Men and Women, at setting forth a new Torah-based vision for modesty? Laurie Novick offers a careful review, carefully considering both the personal essays and halakhic/hashkafic analyses set forward in this important work.