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
32 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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Wonderfully written. I was enamored with the book from its opening pages, and I loved Ladin's writing style and construction of her memoir. However, there were some chapters that I had a difficult ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Goodreads

Wonderfully written. I was enamored with the book from its opening pages, and I loved Ladin's writing style and construction of her memoir. However, there were some chapters that I had a difficult ... Read full review

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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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