Podcast: Menachem Wecker Talks about His Essay on the Problems of the Jewish Museum

The author of “The Wreck of the Jewish Museum” joins us in the studio to expand on his ideas.

A view of an exhibition called “Charlemagne Palestine’s Bear Mitzvah in Meshugaland” at the Jewish Museum in New York in 2017. Christina Horsten/picture alliance via Getty Images.

A view of an exhibition called “Charlemagne Palestine’s Bear Mitzvah in Meshugaland” at the Jewish Museum in New York in 2017. Christina Horsten/picture alliance via Getty Images.

Observation
May 30 2019
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A weekly podcast, produced in partnership with the Tikvah Fund, offering up the best thinking on Jewish thought and culture.

Menachem Wecker, a freelance journalist based in Washington DC, covers art, culture, religion, and education for a variety of publications.


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