Through the Door of Life: A Jewish Journey between Genders

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University of Wisconsin Press, Mar 15, 2012 - Biography & Autobiography - 269 pages
16 Reviews
National Jewish Book Award Finalist for Memoir

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Review: Through the Door of Life: A Jewish Journey between Genders

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A well-written, heart-breaking and enlightening book. Also wonderful to read some of the specifically Jewish thoughts and ideas about transition. Read full review

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an incredible story Read full review

About the author (2012)

Joy Ladin, the David and Ruth Gottesman Professor of English at Stern College for Women of Yeshiva University, is the first openly transgender employee of an Orthodox Jewish institution. She is the author of six books of poetry, including The Definition of Joy and Coming to Life.

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