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Jewcy Interviews: Nicole Krauss

Jewcy Interviews: Nicole Krauss
By October 27, 2010

The National Book Award nominee in a very candid one on one conversation about writing, and her newest book, “Great House” Read More

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Seeing “Budrus” in Ramallah

Seeing “Budrus” in Ramallah
By October 25, 2010

On October 17th, Jewcy will present a special Q&A with “Budrus” writer and director, Julia Bacha, after the 6:25 screening at Quad City Cinema.  Please join us if you are in New York. It is one thing to know that … Read More

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Fifty First (J) Dates: Fall Fashions and Your Dating Life

Fifty First (J) Dates: Fall Fashions and Your Dating Life
By October 25, 2010

You might notice my love of fashion trickle into my posts. I’m quite the scrunchie and hardtail aficionado, but yes, I also do like actually pretty things! Read More

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The Jewcy Syle Index: Creatures of Comfort

The Jewcy Syle Index: Creatures of Comfort
By October 22, 2010

Acclaimed designers have begun to design for the more practical urban woman and new designers have emerged with both style and comfort rooted at their brand’s foundation. Jewcy’s Fashion Editor explores. Read More

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Incest: Good for the Jews

Incest: Good for the Jews
By January 1, 2007

Genetically, Ashkenazi Jews are freaks. For most of Jewish history in Europe, cherem-wielding rabbis and an unwelcoming Gentile world made inbreeding a far more appealing option than intermarriage. As a result, Ashkenazim became what scientists call an “endogamous group,” which … Read More

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