Posted by Naomi Firestone-Teeter
In honor of next week’s JBC/Jewcy Twitter Book Club with Doreen Carvajal (The Forgetting River), we’ve created a “Crypto-Judaism” Reading List. Select titles are below, and the full list can be found here.
A History of Jewish Catalonia: The Life and Death of Jewish Communities in Medieval Catalonia
Originally from Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Naomi is the executive director of Jewish Book Council. She graduated from Emory University with degrees in English and Art History and, in addition, studied at University College London. Prior to her role as executive director, Naomi served as the founding editor of the JBC website and blog and managing editor of Jewish Book World. In addition, she has overseen JBC’s digital initiatives, and also developed the JBC’s Visiting Scribe series and Unpacking the Book: Jewish Writers in Conversation.