Ruchama Johnston-Bloom

Ruchama Johnston-Bloom is an American living in London, where she lectures for NYU London and is assistant director of academic affairs at CAPA: The Global Education Network. Her writing has also appeared in Sightings and JEU: European Jewish Magazine.

Recent Posts by Ruchama

Art in Dark Times: A (Made-Up) Solstice Ritual

Around this time of year, I often find myself telling people about the mixture of holidays I grew up celebrating as a child. My back-to-the-land hippie parents, one Jewish, one not, both fairly atheist, kept what they liked from their respective family traditions, and added some new ones of their own. My brother, sister, and…