Ḥasidic songs, and much else, will be known to the world thanks to his work.
And the traditional importance of Maimonides’ principles of faith.
A bygone Sephardi metropolis.
And the story of its repression.
Composing silabarios to prepare for apocalypse.
With some help from a congregant.
An ancient community, destroyed by Hitler.
And the current state of Jewish life there.
A nostalgic, farewell portrait of a world that was fast expiring.
The language was in use far earlier than previously thought.
In the long history of the Diaspora, Jews have preserved Hebrew as a ritual language almost wherever they have gone; they have also developed their. . .
Seattle’s Jewish Transcript has appeared without interruption since 1924, sometimes playing a mediating role between the city’s Ashkenazi and Sephardi communities. A look at the. . .
Also known as Ladino, the language of Sephardi Jewry boasts poetic and musical treasures in danger of being lost; in Seattle, a group is working to conserve it.