Editorial Staff

The spring issue of CHIDUSZ Magazine 1/2023

The spring issue of Chidusz, now a quarterly, is packed to a brim with 144 pages of interviews, essays, and literature. In honor of the 80th anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, we publish the short story The Shawl by the brilliant American writer Cynthia Ozick for the first time in Polish. And on the…

Chidusz 6/2022: Male Theology and Women’s Experience

On the new cover of Chidusz synagogue becomes an exclusively female space. Women occupy all the downstairs seats. Balconies, on the other hand, are left empty. The service is led by a female rabbi. The artwork illustrates ideas from two essays by an outstanding Jewish feminist theologian Judith Plaskow in which she helps us understand why we should distance ourselves from the male God language and imagery used as a tool of exclusion of women from Jewish religious life.

Chidusz 4/2022: The Jewish Crisis Centre

The Jewish Crisis Centre This month’s cover is an artistic vision of people working to help refugees in the White Building, next to Nożyków Synagogue, at 6 Twarda Street in Warsaw. It was there, after the events of the 24th of February, that the Jewish Crisis Centre was established. The newly-created body helps, on a…