A Charming, Learned, Gay Litvak
Publication Date: January 2008
Series: AJS Perspectives: The Newsletter of the Association for Jewish Studies, Fall 2008, pp.20-22.
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: Leadership; History; Jewish Law (Halacha); Conservative Judaism
Coverage: United States United States
The author discusses the personality of Rabbi Louis Ginzberg as manifest in anecdotes from sources including biographies of Isaiah Berlin, Ginzberg's wife Adele, Ginzberg's translator Henrietta Szold, and a biography of Ginzberg himself by Ginzberg's son Eli.