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Justin Bieber’s Jewish Father Figure Tells All

Justin Bieber’s Jewish Father Figure Tells All
By February 3, 2011

We get a lot of interesting e-mails at Jewcy–from Nazis threatening us to Jews for Jesus trying to convert us–but getting e-mails asking us if we’d like to interview Justin Bieber’s Jewish manager, Scooter Braun, takes the cake. Read More

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J.D. Salinger, We Hardly Knew Ya…

J.D. Salinger, We Hardly Knew Ya…
By January 31, 2011

Taking a look at the newest biography out on J.D. Salinger, and thinking about how little we actually knew of the author. Read More

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Irish Name, Jewish Person

Irish Name, Jewish Person
By January 27, 2011

Meet Tara Dublin. She’s Jewish, not Irish. Yes she’s quite aware that her name sounds like a character from “Darby O’Gill and the Little People.” Read More

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Jew vs. Jew: Bob Dylan And Lou Reed

Jew vs. Jew: Bob Dylan And Lou Reed
By January 18, 2011

In our attempt to look at Jewish cultural figures and their impact on society, we pit them against each other like two artistic gladiators. This week we take two rock ‘n roll gods. Read More

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The Ira Glass Infatuation Post/This American Life Review: The Invention of Money

The Ira Glass Infatuation Post/This American Life Review: The Invention of Money
By January 12, 2011

Ira Glass and crew tackle money. We are obviously giddy like little schoolchildren for this. Read More

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If You ‘Like’ Mein Kampf

If You ‘Like’ Mein Kampf
By January 10, 2011

After the deadly shootings in Arizona over the weekend, we take a look at people who claim to ‘like’ Adolf Hitler’s “Mein Kampf.” Read More

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Jewcy Interviews: Myla Goldberg – Author

Jewcy Interviews: Myla Goldberg – Author
By January 5, 2011

Some writers spend an entire career seeking critical and popular success. For Myla Goldberg, it came early with the success of her book “Bee Season” — and the eventual film adaptation of the novel helped Goldberg score a bestseller with her first try. Her latest novel, “The False Friend,” is another winner. Read More

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Jewcy Interviews: Vanessa Davis – Comic Artist/Writer

Jewcy Interviews: Vanessa Davis – Comic Artist/Writer
By January 3, 2011

The reason that Make Me a Woman, the collection of comics by artist and writer Vanessa Davis, didn’t make it into our top art books of 2010 is simply because we felt the book was in a class all of its own. Read More

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