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Audiobooks by Deborah Feldman

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Unorthodox: The Scandalous Rejection of My Hasidic Roots Audiobook

Unorthodox: The Scandalous Rejection of My Hasidic Roots

Author: Deborah Feldman Narrator: Rachel Botchan Release Date: March 2020

Now a Netflix original series! Unorthodox is the bestselling memoir of a young Jewish woman's escape from a religious sect, in the tradition of Ayaan Hirsi Ali's Infidel and Carolyn Jessop's Escape, featuring a new epilogue by the author. As a member of the strictly religious Satmar sect of Hasidic Judaism, Deborah Feldman grew up under a code of relentlessly enforced customs governing everything from what she could wear and to whom she could speak to what she was allowed to read. Yet in spite of her repressive upbringing, Deborah grew into an independent-minded young woman whose stolen moments reading about the empowered literary characters of Jane Austen and Louisa May Alcott helped her to imagine an alternative way of life among the skyscrapers of Manhattan. Trapped as a teenager in a sexually and emotionally dysfunctional marriage to a man she barely knew, the tension between Deborah's desires and her responsibilities as a good Satmar girl grew more explosive until she gave birth at nineteen and realized that, regardless of the obstacles, she would have to forge a path—for herself and her son—to happiness and freedom. Remarkable and fascinating, this "sensitive and memorable coming-of-age story" (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette) is one you won't be able to put down.

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Unorthodox (Gekürzte Lesung) Audiobook

Unorthodox (Gekürzte Lesung)

Author: Deborah Feldman Narrator: Anita Hopt Release Date: June 2016

Selten hat eine Autorin ihre Befreiung aus den Fesseln religiöser Extremisten so lebensnah, so ehrlich, so analytisch klug erzählt wie Deborah Feldman. Feldman wuchs in der ultra-orthodoxen, chassidischen Satmar-Gemeinde in Williamsburg, einem Stadtteil von New York, auf. Schon als Kind störte sie die strikte Unterwerfung unter die strengen Lebensgesetze der Sekte, die Ausgrenzung, die ärmliche Lebensweise und die Unterordnung der Frau. Ihr Gerechtigkeitsempfinden und ihr Wissenshunger haben sie angetrieben, ihren Alltag zu hinterfragen. In 'Unorthodox' schildert Feldman das harte Leben in der Gemeinde, angefangen von den Kindertagen bis hin zu ihrer Zwangsehe. Und sie erzählt, wie sie den Mut fand, zusammen mit ihrem Sohn aus dieser Enge auszubrechen - hinein in eine ihr völlig unbekannte Welt.

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Unorthodox (Ungekürzte Lesung) Audiobook

Unorthodox (Ungekürzte Lesung)

Author: Deborah Feldman Narrator: Anita Hopt Release Date: June 2016

Selten hat eine Autorin ihre Befreiung aus den Fesseln religiöser Extremisten so lebensnah, so ehrlich, so analytisch klug erzählt wie Deborah Feldman. Feldman wuchs in der ultra-orthodoxen, chassidischen Satmar-Gemeinde in Williamsburg, einem Stadtteil von New York, auf. Schon als Kind störte sie die strikte Unterwerfung unter die strengen Lebensgesetze der Sekte, die Ausgrenzung, die ärmliche Lebensweise und die Unterordnung der Frau. Ihr Gerechtigkeitsempfinden und ihr Wissenshunger haben sie angetrieben, ihren Alltag zu hinterfragen. In 'Unorthodox' schildert Feldman das harte Leben in der Gemeinde, angefangen von den Kindertagen bis hin zu ihrer Zwangsehe. Und sie erzählt, wie sie den Mut fand, zusammen mit ihrem Sohn aus dieser Enge auszubrechen - hinein in eine ihr völlig unbekannte Welt.

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Exodus: A memoir by the author of Unorthodox Audiobook

Exodus: A memoir by the author of Unorthodox

Author: Deborah Feldman Narrator: Deborah Feldman Release Date: March 2014

Deborah Feldman, author of the explosive New York Times' bestselling memoir Unorthodox, returns with an extraordinary follow-up that traces her new life as an independent young woman and single mother, and her search for an authentic and personal Jewish identity.

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Unorthodox Audiobook

Unorthodox

Author: Deborah Feldman Narrator: Rachel Botchan Release Date: February 2012

In this captivating memoir, Deborah Feldman takes listeners on an eye-opening journey into Orthodox Jewish culture. Raised in the suffocating world of Brooklyn's Satmar Hasidim, Feldman was told what to read and who she was allowed to talk to. Married off at 17, she suffered from anxiety and was shamed by an inability to please her older husband. But after giving birth to a son at age 19, Feldman realized it was time to tear up her roots and make her own path in life.

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