Purim Parody Videos Are Missing Something

The problem with leaving the Book of Esther’s namesake out of the revelry

Megillas Lester: If Pixar Did The Purim Story

Watch the trailer for a new film that turns the Purim story on its head

Dressed Up

With Purim approaching and a costume in order, seeking sartorial inspiration from the Book of Esther, European paintings, Elizabeth Taylor, and several style gurus, one of whom recommends an edible hat

Redemption Songs

In The Naming, Galeet Dardashti honors the Bible’s unsung women

Today on Tablet

Hamen-tasting, Vashti the feminist, and more on Purim

Sisters in Arms

Playing the defiant Vashti in a day school Purim play awakened my inner feminist

Unmasked

Has Purim replaced Passover as the best holiday vehicle for expressing individual Jewish identity?

‘Commentary’: Feminists Are Ruining Purim

But isn’t some reinterpretation necessary?

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