Bezalel Naor explains what is philosophical about the erstwhile halakhic observances of the Shavuot holiday.
Yaakov Jaffe analyzes the multiple meanings of a medieval Jewish poem and popular Shabbat table song.
Ariel Rackovsky reflects on the unique perspective and variegated legacy of Rabbi Ozer Glickman.
Gabi Weinberg assesses the utility of a new monograph on Jewish leadership.
Yael Unterman reviews a new book exploring the limits religious authenticity and Judaism.