American Jewish History

The letters of Aharon Dovid Shainberg.

Akiva Males
Aug. 23 2019 12:01AM

How to succeed in espionage without really trying.

Fred Siegel
Aug. 22 2019 12:01AM

Judah Magnes’s anti-Zionism.

Aug. 15 2019 12:01AM

High on flowers, low on tradition.

Jenna Weissman Joselit
June 14 2019 12:01AM

A great Jewish writer, and the underappreciated depth of one of his most popular novels.

Margot Lurie
May 20 2019 12:01AM

The artists, writers, and businessmen who paved the way for the cinematic juggernaut.

May 17 2019 12:01AM

“Even as the ancient Hebrew people answered the call of freedom, we too must heed its voice.”

Channa Lockshin Bob
April 25 2019 12:01AM

Convenient advertising.

Jenna Weissman Joselit
March 29 2019 12:01AM

“I want you to know that I leave Israel a different man than when I arrived.”

Meirav Kaminsky
March 5 2019 12:01AM

Reportedly, he also had a “Jewish countenance.”

Stuart Schoffman
Feb. 14 2019 12:01AM

The socialist in the back of shul.

Elliot Jager
Feb. 7 2019 12:01AM

Too many Communists in the kitchen—making blintzes.

Jan. 23 2019 12:01AM

“Developing the manhood” of American Jews or rendering Judaism vacuous?

Jenna Weissman Joselit
Jan. 23 2019 12:01AM

The Jews of Squirrel Hill didn’t follow their coreligionists elsewhere into the suburbs.

Barbara Burstin
Jan. 4 2019 12:01AM