Jewish history

After being captured by a converso friar-turned-pirate.

Natalie Zemon Davis
Nov. 2 2022 12:01AM

Menachem ben Shmuel, ten-year-old powder monkey and slop seller.

Georgia Gilholy
Nov. 1 2022 12:01AM

While rejecting the Talmud, they remained tied to the Jewish community for centuries.

Alan Verskin
Oct. 31 2022 12:01AM

What have the sultans ever done for us?

Diana Darke
Oct. 25 2022 12:01AM

A glimpse at a Greek island’s 800 years of Jewish history.

Cathryn Prince
Oct. 19 2022 12:01AM

How the biblical emphasis on worldly blessings changed history.

Sept. 21 2022 12:01AM

The rise of a conspiracy theory.

Tzafrir Barzilay
Aug. 22 2022 12:01AM

But the island’s Jewish roots go back to the 17th century.

Zvika Klein
Aug. 11 2022 12:01AM

“What would have become of us,” asked Picasso,“if Kahnweiler had not had a business sense?”

Jonathan Karp
Aug. 2 2022 12:01AM

Evidence of a 13th-century synagogue?

Aaron Reich
Aug. 1 2022 12:01AM

Authors, scribes, typesetters, publishers, and illustrators.

Michelle Margolis
Aug. 1 2022 12:01AM

“The dry heat of Africa did not stop me and the ice of Ashkenaz did not deter me.”

July 27 2022 12:01AM

Count Potocki wouldn’t have been the only proselyte burned at the stake.

Yosef Vilner
July 26 2022 12:01AM