Baghdad

And one Iraqi Jew’s reminiscence.

Joe Samuels
Feb. 24 2016 12:01AM

A visit to the Shorja market, once the vibrant heart of Baghdadi Jewry.

Jonathan Spyer
July 9 2015 12:01AM

In the interwar years, many Iraqi Jews strove to foster a modern Iraqi national identity nurtured by Arabic culture; the nation wouldn’t have them.

June 9 2014 12:01AM

Contrary to claims of an “Arab-Jewish” identity pre-1948, the place of Jews in Arab lands was always conditional.

Lyn Julius
March 19 2014 12:01AM

A new anthology of poems about Baghdad through the ages recalls the rich Jewish culture that Iraqi authorities have sought to erase from history.

Jan. 29 2014 12:00AM