Nebraska Authors

Myer Kripke

Born 1914-01-21 Toledo, OH (USA)

Died 2014-04-11
Omaha, NE (USA)


Buried in Beth El Cemetery

Places Lived

Omaha, NE
New York City

Author Of

  • Nonfiction


Family Science; Sex Education


Bachelors, New York University
Masters, Columbia University
Master's, Doctoral, and Rabbinical degrees, Jewish Theological Seminary of America, 1937


Associate professor

Places Worked

University of Nebraska at Omaha.


Doctor of Humane Letters, Creighton University, 2000
Otto Swanson Spirit of Service Award, Conference for Inclusive Communities, 2007


Beth El Synagogue


Let's Talk About Loving: About Love, Sex, Marriage, and Family. 1980. (Co-author with
Dorothy Kripke)
Insight and Interpretation: Reflections on the Weekly Sidrah. 1988.

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