Pnina Lahav

Pnina Lahav

Pnina Lahav is emerita professor of law and a member of the Elie Wiesel Center for Judaic Studies at Boston University. She is the author of the award-winning Judgment in Jerusalem: Chief Justice Simon Agranat and the Zionist Century. She lives in Brookline, Massachusetts.

Books

The Only Woman in the Room: Golda Meir and Her Path to Power by Pnina Lahav

The Only Woman in the Room: Golda Meir and Her Path to Power by Pnina Lahav

The Only Woman in the Room: Golda Meir and Her Path to Power by Pnina Lahav tells the story of the fascinating life of Golda Meir, the first and only female Prime Minister of Israel.  Exploring the tensions between Meir’s personal and political identities, The Only Woman in the Room, provides a groundbreaking new account of Meir’s life while also illuminating the difficulties all women face as they try to ascend in male-dominated fields.