Novelist Gary Shteyngart will explore questions of humor, identity, and politics in a series of conversations with Professor Sasha Senderovich.
With its members hailing from Berlin and Tel Aviv, Baladino is a Mediterranean folk band that offers fresh, yet deeply authentic interpretations of Sephardic and
UW senior Aliza Minkina says that Kohav Nolad, the Israeli version of "American Idol," is a riveting window onto Israeli culture.
Naomi Sokoloff's new essay about Jewish film
Isaac Azose and his Ladino songs amazed the crowd at a Sephardic cultural symposium in Minnesota. A special report from Dr. Maureen Jackson, former Cole Fellow at UW and current Harry Starr Fellow at Harvard.
Cinema is a visual document of the transformation of attitudes towards Jews in the Soviet Union.
Shrines to Esther, Haman's ketubbah, outrageous groggers. Art expert Shalom Sabar dips into his treasure trove of Purim folklore.
Love the mame-loshn? Here's a special cross-post from the Jewish Book Council.