Through the Door of Life: A Jewish Journey between Genders

Paperback | October 8, 2013

byJoy Ladin

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National Jewish Book Award Finalist for Memoir

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National Jewish Book Award Finalist for Memoir

Joy Ladin, the David and Ruth Gottesman Professor of English at Stern College for Women of Yeshiva University, is the first openly transgender employee of an Orthodox Jewish institution. She is the author of six books of poetry, including The Definition of Joy and Coming to Life.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:270 pages, 8.25 × 5.5 × 0.8 inPublished:October 8, 2013Publisher:University Of Wisconsin PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0299287343

ISBN - 13:9780299287344

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
A Blessing (Spring 2007)
Introduction: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Stern College (September 2008)
Part One
Who Will Be
1 Things Fall Apart (Summer 2005)
2 Being a Man (Fall 2006)
3 Girl in a Bag (Winter 2007)
4 In the Image (Spring 2007)
5 Suicide (Spring 2007)
6 Truth (Spring 2007)
7 Choosing Life (June 26, 2007)
Part Two
Adolescence
8 Adolescence (Summer 2007)
9 Mothering (Summer 2007)
10 Like a Natural Woman (July 2007)
11 Anger (Summer 2007)
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Part Three
The Door of Life
12 The Day My Father Died (October 2, 2007)
13 The God Thing (Fall 2007)
14 The Voice of the Future (Summer 2008)
15 Two Trips to the Wailing Wall (March 2002 and October 2008)
16 Teaching Naked (Spring 2010)
17 The Door of Life (March 2010)
18 Try (May 2010)

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“This is an emotionally intense, deeply personal memoir of self-discovery.”—PFLAG