About Elissa Goldstein

Elissa Goldstein is the editor of Jewcy and the Social Media Editor at Tablet Magazine. She tweets as @Book_Moth.

Lena Dunham to Host Saturday Night Live

By February 25, 2014

With musical guests The National! We are very excited! Read More

Leonard Nimoy on the Jewish Story Behind the Vulcan Salute

By February 25, 2014

“I saw them with their hands stuck out from beneath the tallit… I had no idea what was going on, but the sound of it and the look of it was magical.” Read More

Good Romance: Lady Gaga to Perform in Israel For a Second Time

By February 24, 2014

But how will she improve on that studded leather Star of David jacket?! Read More

Maria von Trapp, the Last Surviving Member of the Von Trapp Family Singers, Has Died at the Age of 99

By February 24, 2014

Her stepmother, also named Maria, was hired as her personal tutor Read More

New Tina Fey Movie in the Works: “The Taliban Shuffle”

By February 21, 2014

It’s a comedy about being a female reporter in Afghanistan and Pakistan. Fun! Read More

Nina Simone, Who Would Have Turned 81 Today, Sings “Eretz Zavat Chalav”

By February 21, 2014

The High Priestess of Soul covers a Hebrew classic Read More

Jennifer Aniston Interviewed Gloria Steinem At Feminist Makers Conference

By February 20, 2014

“Religion is just politics in the sky.” Read More

Striking Photos from Ultra-Orthodox Wedding in Jerusalem

By February 20, 2014

A smiling bride, a “mitzvah tantz,” and some kids smoking cigarettes. Read More