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LGBTQ+ Jewish: Text Studies

This guide covers LGBTQ+ Jewish research from scholarly, communal, and personal perspectives.

Text Studies


What does it mean to read, create and (re)interpret traditional texts from a queer perspective? The publications featured here explore being LGBTQ+ in Judaism and in conversation with other faiths and scholarly disciplines. 

Want to find more? Try these subject headings in the catalog and databases below.

Homosexuality -- Religious Aspects

Gender nonconformity -- Religious aspects

Sexual orientation -- Religious aspects

Queer theology


Image: Olives are a symbol of peace, light and healing in many faiths. Image by François André Michaux, Image 1263419, NYPL Digital Collections

Text Studies


Community Liturgy