“A Jewish Man Washing on the Beach” at the New York Times

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Very strange wording to this photo caption at the New York Times. “A  Jewish man washing at the beach” Not sure why the national-ethnic modifier made any sense in this otherwise interesting article about water conservation. The New Jew. In Tel Aviv, he’s wet and hairy. You can read the article here.

About zjb

Zachary Braiterman is Professor of Religion in the Department of Religion at Syracuse University. His specialization is modern Jewish though and philosophical aesthetics. http://religion.syr.edu
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One Response to “A Jewish Man Washing on the Beach” at the New York Times

  1. Esque says:

    Finally, the NYTimes gets why I do Jewish studies. #NoOneHotterThanWetHermannCohen

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