Meet the Writers

Monocle Reads: Deborah Feldman

15

15

00:00 / 00:00

/

Cover art for Meet the Writers

23 September 2021

24 minutes

Georgina Godwin speaks to German-American writer Deborah Feldman. Born into a strict Hasidic community in New York, Feldman longed for more and in 2012 she released her autobiography ‘Unorthodox: The Scandalous Rejection of My Hasidic Roots’. The best-selling story of how she left to find freedom and independence has inspired the hit Netflix drama ‘Unorthodox’.

23 September 2021

Share episode

Download

/

sign in to monocle

new to monocle?

Subscriptions start from £120.

Subscribe now

Loading...

/

15

15

Live

00:0001:00

  • Monocle on Culture524