My people's Passover Haggadah : traditional texts, modern commentaries / edited by Lawrence A. Hoffman and David Arnow.

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Uniform Title:Haggadah. English.
Other Authors: Hoffman, Lawrence A., 1942-
Arnow, David
Language:English
Hebrew
Language of the Original:
Hebrew
Language and/or Writing System:
Text of Haggadah in Hebrew with English translation; commentaries in English.
Published: Woodstock, Vt. : Jewish Lights Pub., [2008], ©2008.
Edition:First edition.
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Physical Description:2 volumes : illustrations ; 26 cm
Other Uniform Title:Haggadah. Hebrew.
Format: Book
Contents:
  • v. 1. pt. 1. Celebrating Passover: contextual reflections. What is the Haggadah anyway? / Lawrence A. Hoffman
  • Passover in the Bible and before ; Passover for the early rabbis: fixed and free / David Arnow
  • This bread: Christianity and the Seder / Lawrence A. Hoffman
  • Seder plate: the world on a dish / David Arnow
  • Peoplehood with purpose: the American Seder and changing Jewish identity / Lawrence A. Hoffman
  • Where have all the women gone? Feminist questions about the Haggadah / Wendy I. Zierler
  • Moving through the movements: American denominations and their Haggadot ; "Good to the last drop": the proliferation of the Maxwell House Haggadah / Carole B. Balin
  • pt. 2. The Passover Haggadah. Setting the stage
  • From enslavement ... v. 2. pt. 2. The Passover Haggadah (continued). From enslavement ...
  • ... To praise and redemption
  • Yearnings and hopes
  • Appendix I. Two early Seders: Mishnah and Tosefta
  • Appendix II. Haggadah from the Cairo Genizah.