Authors Posts by Roberta Kwall

Roberta Kwall

Roberta Rosenthal Kwall is the Raymond P. Niro Professor at DePaul University College of Law. An internationally renowned scholar and lecturer, Kwall writes about Jewish law and culture, authorship rights, and intellectual property. Her past books include “The Myth of the Cultural Jew” (Oxford 2015), “The Soul of Creativity,” (Stanford, 2010) and her forthcoming book “Remix Judaism,” will be published by Rowman & Littlefield in February, 2020. She is also a co-editor of the forthcoming Oxford Handbook of Jewish Law. Kwall’s popular writings have appeared in The Chicago Tribune, the Jewish Telegraphic Agency, Commentary Magazine, The Forward, The Jewish Week, the Jewish Journal, and EJewish Philanthropy. For the past couple years she has taught a course on “Jewish Law and the American Denominations” at Radzyner Law School in Israel.

American Orthodox Jews Can and Should Care About Whether Liberal Judaism Thrives

Roberta Kwall weighs in on the state of non-Orthodox Judaism and how it affects Orthodoxy.