Donate
 

Arts & Culture

Adelbert von Chamisso.

C.D. Rose
April 20 2018 12:01AM

A sumptuous new book collects 100 examples of decorated and illuminated haggadahs from across Europe, Israel, America, and beyond.

April 19 2018 12:01AM

A “Gentile Jewess” in the holy city.

April 18 2018 12:01AM

A Holocaust writer?

Amy Newman Smith
April 11 2018 12:01AM

The diary of a Tunisian Jew.

April 5 2018 12:01AM

Private detectives, body-switching, fairies, and Jeremiah’s smartphone.

April 3 2018 12:01AM

Can Yiddish literature be delightful?

March 23 2018 12:01AM

Deified by their Soviet readers, Arkady and Boris Strugatsky are beginning to find increasing numbers of readers in America.

March 22 2018 12:01AM

In his paintings of Jacob and his twelve sons, the 17th-century Spanish master humanizes his subjects, rendering them approachable and individual rather than remote and ethereal.

March 14 2018 12:01AM

We were the descendants of Isaac. The Arabs, descendants of Ishmael, were therefore not only our neighbors but also our family members, our cousins.

March 8 2018 12:01AM

In the hit showQueen Elizabeth II puts the British prime minister in check for his secret plan to attack Egypt. In real life, he was checkmated by David Ben-Gurion.

March 1 2018 12:01AM