A thoughtful look between worlds--secular and Hasidic--from the perspective of schoolgirls in Montreal.
I worked with the author, Sivan Slapak, a couple of years ago in the Quebec Writers' Federation Mentorship Program and appreciated how sensitively she bridged cultures. I remember her telling me about teaching in a Hasidic school and am really pleased to see this essay.
Read it! http://montrealserai.com/article/dear-hasidic-girls/