This title features the best Jewish writing in 2003. The contributors include: Leo M. Abrami, Joseph Alpher, Benjamin Blech, Norman Berdichevsky, Susan Berrin, Lawrence Bush, Talia Carner, I. Century. Phyllis Chesler, Leslie Cohen, Ralph de Toledano, Enid Dame, Alan M. Dershowitz, Carol Diament, Amos Elon, Lawrence J. Epstein, Mordechai Gafni, Herbert Gold, Shefa Gold, Gloria Goldreich, David Grossman, Blu Greenberg, Irving Greenberg, Leo Haber, David A. Harris, and Arthur Hertzberg.The contributors also include Yitzhak Husbands-Hankin, Paula E. Hyman, Yoel Jakobovits, Rodger Kamenetz, Edward I. Koch, Jane Leavy, Amy-Jill Levine, Andrei S. Markovits, Bezalel Noor, Cynthia Ozick, Marge Piercy, Todd Pitock, Daniel Polish, Daniel Asa Rose, Alvin, H. Rosenfeld, Gilbert S. Rosenthal, David Saks, Zalman Schachter-Shalomi, Peninnah Schram, Eliezer Shore, Lewis D. Solomon, Adin Even-Israel Steinsaltz, William C. Speed, Andrew Wallenstein, Arthur Waskow, Avi Weiss, Sheila Weinberg, Margaret Moers Wenig, Elie Wiesel, and Valerie Wohlfeld.The Editor Arthur Kurzweil is the former director of the Jewish Book Club and editor-in-chief of Jason Aronson Publishers. He is the author of "From Generation to Generation: How to Trace Your Jewish Genealogy and Family History" (Wiley, 2004).