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Title Romance & ritual : celebrating the Jewish wedding / edited by Grace Cohen Grossman.
Additional Titles Romance and ritual
Co-Author Grossman, Grace Cohen (editor)
Publisher Los Angeles : Skirball Cultural Center in association with University of Washington Press
Creation Date 2001
Content Preface: "Bone of My Bone, Flesh of My Flesh" / Uri D. Herscher -- Introduction: Finding the Perfect Match / Grace Cohen Grossman -- Law or Custom?: The Historical Evolution of Jewish Wedding Ceremonies / Tal Gozani, Didier Y. Reiss -- "May He Grow Up to the Huppah": Representations of the Wedding on Ashkenazi Torah Binders / Shalom Sabar -- Traditional and Transitional Bridal Costumes in Middle Eastern Jewish Communities / Esther Juhasz, No'am Bar'am Ben Yossef -- Pomp, Circumstance, and the American Wedding / Jenna Weissman Joselit -- Beloved Companions: Portrait Pairs in the Skirball Collection / Barbara C. Gilbert -- A Nuptial Fortnight in Djerba / Keren Tzionah Friedman -- A Wedding Album -- A Guide to Wedding Rituals / Tal Gozani -- Conservation of Wedding Costumes in the Exhibition / Sharon K. Shore -- Recommendations to a Modern Bride / Cara Varnell .
Notes Catalogue for the exhibition held at the Skirball Cultural Center, Los Angeles.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Format 144 pages : color illustrations
28 cm.
Language English
Copyright Date ©2001
Identifier ISBN0970429517
System Number 990050247290205171

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