A Gay Synagogue in New York (Paperback)Moshe Shokeid (author)
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A Gay Synagogue in New York recounts the communal experiences and personal dilemmas of the congregants of Beth Simchat Torah, the largest gay and lesbian synagogue in the United States.
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
Number of pages: 288
Weight: 426 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 x 16 mm
"A important book."-Jewish Journal of Sociology
"A clear winner . . . this book is a model of how to do ethnography in a modern context."-Leonard Plotnicov, author of American Culture: Essays on the Familiar and Unfamiliar
"Shokeid is skillful in conveying the ideological, gender-based, and religious cleavages that make the establishment of a lesbian and gay congregation a complicated endeavor."-Journal of Contemporary Ethnography
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