Lilith Magazine

Independent, Jewish & frankly feminist since 1976, Lilith’s mission is to be the feminist change-agent in and for the Jewish community, amplifying feminist voices, creating an inclusive and positive Judaism, spurring gender consciousness in the Jewish world, and empowering women, girls and trans and nonbinary people of every background to share their stories to envision and enact transformational change––in their own lives and the larger community.

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What’s inside:
Bold reporting and memoir, original fiction and poetry, and a lively take on tradition, celebrations and social change.

About our name:
According to legend, Lilith was the first woman, created even before Eve. She told Adam, “We are equal because we are created from the same earth.” For more, check out “The Lilith Question” from our premier issue and this source sheet of biblical and rabbinic references to Lilith.

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Who writes for Lilith?
Writers have included established names like Joy Ladin, Abby Stein, Yavilah McCoy, Ruth Messinger, Bess Kalb, Cynthia Ozick, Grace Paley, Esther Perel, Letty Cottin Pogrebin, Nessa Rapoport, Edith Pearlman, Linda Pastan, Blu Greenberg, Danya Ruttenberg, Allegra Goodman, Dara Horn, Myla Goldberg and more. Plus, Lilith brings you emerging writers, powerful strong new talent you’ll want to watch.

Who reads Lilith?
People who are interested in: Jewish hair, workplace fairness, queer identity, racial justice, gay marriage, fashion, new liturgies, family politics, feminist philanthropy, gender justice, women’s Holocaust experience, Israel, sex, circumcision, and lots of other things too.

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