About Elissa Goldstein

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

Stephen Fry: Gay, Jewish, and Proud

By June 24, 2014

“For Jews not to celebrate gays within their own community would be a schande.” Read More

North Korea Slams Seth Rogen, James Franco For Kim Jong-un Assassination Comedy

By June 23, 2014

The forthcoming movie “shows the desperation of the US government and American society.” Read More

“Fun” Guitarist Jack Antonoff Has a Jewish Punim and a Big, Big Heart

By June 19, 2014

The singer-songwriter talks about the death of his sister, making music, and dating Lena Dunham. Read More

The Geniuses Behind Hello Flo’s Viral “Camp Gyno” Video Have A New Gem

By June 18, 2014

In “New Moon Party,” a precocious pre-teen waiting for her first period decides to fake it till she makes it. Read More

How the Yiddish Radical Press Helped Inspire a Feminist Phone Intervention

By June 18, 2014

Talking with the co-creator of the viral phenomenon about community building, bell hooks, and making the world a safer place for women. Read More

Israeli Actress Moran Atias Takes a Stand in Times Square For Kidnapped Israeli Teens

By June 16, 2014

“My heart is with their family and my mind is with my country.” Read More

World’s Largest Shabbat Dinner In Tel Aviv Attended by 2,226 People

By June 16, 2014

800 bottles of wine, 80 bottles of vodka, 2000 challah rolls, 1800 pieces of chicken, 1000 pieces of beef. Read More

Anne Frank Would Have Turned 85 Today

By June 12, 2014

“Despite everything, I believe that people are really good at heart.”—Anne Frank Read More