Weekly Review with Hammershøi Painting


On My Blog

Oven-Baked Salmon Pancakes

Reading, Writing but no Arithmetic

Elsewhere in the JBlogosphere

Phyllis relates her latest trip: My Journey to Cuba

Lorri reviews Torah Conversations with Nechama Leibowitz

Leora shares a recipe: Zucchini Dill Soup

Mishpatim – in the name of The Law… – Ziva writes about this week’s parashah

Web articles

The Tablet reviews: Surrender or Die – A gripping new history of Flavius Josephus

Haaretz wonders: Why hasn’t the Orthodox egalitarian ‘synagogue revolution’ taken hold in America?

Girls and science: why the gender gap exists and what to do about it – a Guardian article

Jamaica Kincaid Is Still Jewish– another Tablet article

The Pleasure Principle on Tikkun Daily

Shabbat Shalom!

6 thoughts on “Weekly Review with Hammershøi Painting

  1. What a lovely painting. The woman seems to be focused elsewhere, just by the slight tilt of her head.

    Thank you for the link and all the links and for your warmth and Shabbat Shalom!

  2. Thank you for the link! I agree with Leora – the painting is lovely and the subject does seem to be focused elsewhere. I love the soft tones – reminisicent of a summer morning.
    I’m looking forward to reading all your other links over the weekend.
    Shabbat Shalom!

    • You’re welcome! I hope you enjoy at least some of the reading material.
      A poster for an exhibition featuring this painting hangs on a wall in the downstairs corridor at home but this is the original, photographed last summer in a small Danish town.

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