Judy Tydor Baumel-Schwartz is director of the Schulmann School of Basic Jewish Studies and professor of Jewish History at Bar Ilan University in Ramat Gan, Israel. Her book “My Name is Freida Sima,” based on the front-page Jewish Press series that ran last year, has been published by Peter Lang Publishers. Jewish Press readers will receive a 30 percent discount off the book’s $65 retail price by using the promotional code FREIDA2017/56f. Offer is good through March. Send all orders, with mention of the code, to firstname.lastname@example.org.