Růžičková, who died in September, survived both Hitler and Stalin to become a brilliant interpreter of J.S. Bach—and the only person to commit his entire keyboard oeuvre to disc.
Despite the claim of two recent scientific papers.
“I’m not out to persuade you.”
He brought the Holocaust to public attention.
How Christian study of Hebrew shaped the reformation.
What have they taught us?
It’s not hard to find ancient papyrus and write on it.
For better, and for worse, Jeremy Dauber’s Jewish Comedy: A Serious History tells the story of Jewish comedy as the story of Jewish civilization.
Books were burned, but Judaism went unextinguished.
The Abravanel Bible.
The difference between American and Israeli versions of the field.
Only the Red Army tried to prevent pogroms.