2010-04-24-flowIn this week’s episode: Leviticus 12-15.  We get into the flow of things with an in-depth examination of various impurifying skin flakings and discharges and the measures taken to correct them.  We also consider, but just for a minute, the behaviours that lead to all the impurifying discharges and wonder, but just for a minute, why folks are more interested in the cure instead of prevention.

ICYMI, the piece by Professor Yishayahu Nitzan who is absolutely convinced that the condition referred to as “zav” is really gonorrhoea and the wonderful Flow: the Cultural Story of Menstruation by Elissa Stein and Susan Kim – which you can pick up from Amazon here. 

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