Jesse Bernstein is Books section editor/staff writer at the Jewish Exponent, a Philadelphia Jewish tabloid. He earned an English degree (minor in Journalism) in 2018 from the University of Rochester with Honors and High Distinction. Jesse looks distinguished!
I grew up in Philadelphia in a mixed heritage family. My father had an Orthodox Jewish background and my mother was Polish Catholic.
I recently completed an unusual brief memoir. The text is available on academia.edu. If you care to take a look at the text, it is at the following link:
Regards and stay safe!