Women and Jewish Renaissance in Ukraine displayed at the JCC Metrowest in September 2009.

joan roth exhibit

Photo by Joan Roth

 

Joan Roth, a long time supporter and friend to Project Kesher, is an internationally renowned and award-winning photographer whose work has been published and exhibited throughout the world. Her passion lies in visually conveying the grandeur of ordinary women.

Roth traveled worldwide to publish Jewish Women: A World of Tradition and Change, the first book about Jewish women - including cultures such as Ethiopia, India, and Yemen - by a Jewish woman photographer. She also photographed women in Baltimore and Seattle for the Jewish Women's Archive's oral history project, Weaving Women's Words.