Authors Posts by Yoel Finkelman and Shana Strauch Schick

Yoel Finkelman and Shana Strauch Schick

Yoel Finkelman is curator of the Haim and Hanna Solomon Judaica Collection at the National Library of Israel and the author of Strictly Kosher Reading: Popular Literature and the Condition of Contemporary Orthodoxy. 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?