Lubetski Book

Edith Lubetski, head librarian at Stern College for Women’s Hedi Steinberg Library, published “Esther: A Classified Bibliography” (Sheffield Phoenix Press, 2008), a comprehensive bibliography, with husband Meir Lubetski, a professor of modern languages and comparative literature at the City University of New York. The book is a guide to scholarly works on the biblical book of Esther. It contains over 1900 references. It includes titles of books, collected works, Festschriften [collections of writings presented to a scholar], theses, journal articles, essays in collections, encyclopedia and dictionary articles and online material. It is a classified bibliography, arranged in three categories: commentaries, biblical chapters and verses, and subject headings in alphabetical order. The scope of the bibliography is international, and its focus is on research from the last hundred years.


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