Dr. Plaskow has published numerous articles in edited volumes and journals and has co-edited three books and authored four others. She is co-editor of Women and Religion (with Joan Arnold Romero, 1973), Womanspirit Rising: A Feminist Reader in Religion (with Carol P. Christ, 1979), and Weaving the Visions: New Patterns in Feminist Spirituality (with Carol P. Christ, 1989) and is author of Sex, Sin and Grace: Women's Experience and the Theologies of Reinhold Niebuhr and Paul Tillich (1980), Standing Again at Sinai: Judaism from a Feminist Perspective (1990), and The Coming of Lilith: Essays on Feminism, Judaism, and Sexual Ethics 1972-2003 (2005). Her latest book, Goddess and God in the World: Conversations in Embodied Theology (2016) is co-authored with Carol P. Christ.
Dr. Plaskow has lectured widely on feminist theology in the United States and Europe. She co-founded The Journal of Feminist Studies in Religion with Elisabeth Schussler Fiorenza in 1985 and co-edited it for its first ten years and from 2011-2015. She is Past President of the American Academy of Religion.