November 15, 2019

The BEST: Gilead by Marilynne Robinson

The BEST: Gilead by Marilynne Robinson Reviewed by Jeffrey Saks Summary: Gilead, the 2005 Pulitzer-prize winning novel, is narrated by 76-year-old pastor John Ames, and is set in 1956 […]
November 14, 2019

Podcast: Social Orthodoxy, Orthopraxy, and Mimesis

The TRADITION Podcast continues to explore topics from our symposium on the 25th anniversary of Prof. Haym Soloveitchik’s “Rupture and Reconstruction: The Transformation of Contemporary Orthodoxy.” […]
November 10, 2019

Fall 2019 Issue Arrives

Tradition’s Fall 2019 issue has arrived featuring our long-awaited symposium on the 25th anniversary of Prof. Haym Soloveitchik’s “Rupture and Reconstruction: The Transformation of Contemporary Orthodoxy.” […]
November 6, 2019

The BEST: The Shawshank Redemption

The BEST: The Shawshank Redemption Reviewed by Nati Helfgot  Time investment to watch the movie: 2 hr. 22 minutes Cinema is a powerful tool that affects […]
November 4, 2019

Looking Backward: The Ideology of Hesder

Looking Backward The Ideology of Hesder Today Yossef Slotnik [“Looking Backward” is an occasional feature on TraditionOnline.org in which we ask our authors or readers re-explore […]
October 31, 2019

The BEST: “The Power Broker”

The BEST: The Power Broker: Robert Moses and the Fall of New York Author: Robert Caro by David Wolkenfeld Summary: This Pulitzer-prize winning biography of Robert Moses […]
October 29, 2019

Revisiting a “Rupture and Reconstruction” Response

As part of Tradition’s upcoming symposium on the 25th anniversary of Prof. Haym Soloveitchik’s “Rupture and Reconstruction: The Transformation of Contemporary Orthodoxy” we will be featuring […]
October 28, 2019

Looking Backward: Halakha and Homeland Redux

Looking Backward Halakha and Homeland Redux Lawrence A. Kobrin [“Looking Backward” is an occasional feature on TraditionOnline.org in which we ask authors to reflect on their […]
October 23, 2019

Review: Approaching Transition

Gishat HaTemurot [Hebrew], edited by Hezi Cohen and Aviad Evron (Maggid Books, 2019), 288 pages Reviewed by David Curwin In the decades following the onset of […]
October 17, 2019

Podcast: Reconstruction in No Man’s Land

In this new episode of the TRADITION podcast, editor Jeffrey Saks chats with Atara Eis and Laurie Novick about their essay “Reconstruction in No Man’s Land.” […]