Arts & Culture

The Bachelorette Finale: Wait, Josh is Jewish?!

The Bachelorette Finale: Wait, Josh is Jewish?!
By July 29, 2014

ABC, you sly thing. You never said a word! Read More

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“Humans of New York” Photoblog Captures Amazing Stories of Holocaust Survivors

“Humans of New York” Photoblog Captures Amazing Stories of Holocaust Survivors
By July 29, 2014

The comments will restore your faith in humanity. (Or at least, internet commenters.) Read More

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Graphic Novelist Liana Finck on Yiddish Letters, Teen Angst, and Becoming a Book Person

Graphic Novelist Liana Finck on Yiddish Letters, Teen Angst, and Becoming a Book Person
By July 23, 2014

Q&A with the author of “A Bintel Brief: Love and Longing in Old New York” Read More

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Alexis Fishman’s Star Turn in “Der Gelbe Stern”

Alexis Fishman’s Star Turn in “Der Gelbe Stern”
By July 21, 2014

Australian chanteuse charms audience—and satirizes Nazism—in sexy, Weimar-era cabaret. Read More

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Judy Blume on Censorship, Death Threats, Divorce, and Not Retiring Like Philip Roth

Judy Blume on Censorship, Death Threats, Divorce, and Not Retiring Like Philip Roth
By July 14, 2014

“This is America: we don’t have censorship, we have, you know, freedom to read, freedom to write… we don’t ban books. But then they did.” Read More

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