A string of recent horror movies connect ancient Jewish lore with universal fears about life, death, and birth, writes graduate fellow Elizabeth Férauge.
Where is the line between truth and opinion? One among many questions raised at a recent screening of "Denial," about Deborah E. Lipstadt's court battle.
Jewish film represents the broader collective memory, writes PhD student Justin Shanitkvich, a former Jewish Studies Graduate Fellow.
Grad Fellow Justin Shanitkvich studies how art wrestles with modern Jewish identity.
Naomi Sokoloff's new essay about Jewish film
The six incoming fellows are working on topics such as gender in ancient Judaism, Jewish animated films, and Ladino in Seattle.
New interview with Michael Rosenthal on the controversial philosopher.
This year's must-see film from Israel was directed by Rama Burshtein, a member of the ultra-Orthodox community.