Charlie Buckholtz, a rabbi and writer, attended Williams College and Yeshivat Hamivtar, received an MFA in fiction writing from Syracuse University and rabbinical ordination from the Bat Ayin Yeshiva.
Charlie held a year-long fellowship as a rabbinical apprentice to Rabbi Yitz Greenberg, served for three years as Rabbi of the Sixth Street Community Synagogue in the East Village and is a senior editor at the Shalom Hartman Institute.
Charlie is the coauthor of three books -
- The God Who Hates Lies: Confronting & Rethinking Jewish Tradition with David Hartman z"l
- In Heaven Everything is Fine: The Unsolved Life of Peter Ivers and the Lost History of New Wave Theatre with Josh Frank
- Are You Not a Man of God?: Devotion, Betrayal, and Social Criticism in Jewish Tradition with Tova Hartman.
His writing has been featured in The Washington Post, The Daily Beast, and Tablet Magazine.