Authors Posts by Shana Schick

Shana Schick

Shana Strauch Schick is a fellow of the Center for Israel Studies at Yeshiva University and teaches at Drisha Institute in NY and Michlelet Mevaseret Yerushalayim in Jerusalem She holds a PhD in Talmudic Literature from Bernard Revel Graduate School and studied in the Graduate Program in Advanced Talmud at Stern College. Her book, Between Thought and Deed: Intention in Talmudic Jurisprudence is forthcoming from Brill.

Why Are There So Many “Manels” in Modern Orthodoxy?

Today we feature an exchange on the so-called "manel" phenomenon. We want to hear from you: If a man is asked to sit on an all-male panel, should he refuse on principle?

Professor Yaakov Elman: A Talmud Scholar of Singular Depth and Scope

Shana Strauch Schicks's reflection commemorating the passing of Yaakov Elman, ob"m.