Purim Art Gallery

Vivid depictions of the Purim story from around the world, curated by visiting Prof. Shalom Sabar.

By | February 15th, 2013|Categories: Arts & Culture|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Yiddish and Me

Love the mame-loshn? Here's a special cross-post from the Jewish Book Council.

By | February 11th, 2013|Categories: Arts & Culture|Tags: , |0 Comments

Ladino Rocks: Sarah Aroeste’s Seattle Visit

How Sarah Aroeste made the idea of "Ladino rock band" a reality: a report from the first New Voices event.

By | February 1st, 2013|Categories: Arts & Culture|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Jewish Culture: Room for All

A passionate argument for embracing the diversity of Jewish cultural expressions around the globe.

By | January 7th, 2013|Categories: Arts & Culture|Tags: , , |0 Comments

The Buzz Without the Caffeine

No latte required: Sarah Zaides reports on the stimulating takeaways from JewDub Talks.

By | December 6th, 2012|Categories: Arts & Culture|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Focusing Her Lens on Folklore

How grad student Veronica Muskheli found her way to the White Sea and Russian-Jewish ethnography.

By | November 5th, 2012|Categories: Arts & Culture|Tags: , , |0 Comments

A Note on Footnotes

How important are those little notes in the margins? An Israeli film about academic hijinks prompts a reflection.

By | October 27th, 2012|Categories: Arts & Culture|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

What’s a Jewish Bestseller?

What a book's popularity says about its audience.

By | October 20th, 2012|Categories: Arts & Culture|Tags: , |0 Comments