Reading the Rain in Moses’ Poetic Goodbye

Study Moses' last words in Deut. 32 with the help of Marty Jaffee's new translation of the Sifre Devarim and guiding questions from Beth Huppin.

Finding Chagall in Belarus

Galya Diment on the scene in Vitebsk, Marc Chagall's favorite town.

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Burstein on Pew, American Jewry, and Jewish Studies

The sociologist and former chair of UW Jewish Studies reflects on the changing nature of American Jewish identity and the field of Jewish Studies.

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Telling Untold Stories: Sephardic Jews & the Holocaust

How Devin Naar's global search for the Sephardic Holocaust experience led to personal discoveries--and to planning a ground-breaking conference at UW.