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Anya Ulinich on Autobiography in Fiction, Drawing, and the Perverse Pleasures of OkCupid

Anya Ulinich on Autobiography in Fiction, Drawing, and the Perverse Pleasures of OkCupid
By September 4, 2014

Q&A with the author of “Lena Finkle’s Magic Barrel” and “Petropolis” Read More

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Spotlight On: Gary Spielberg, A.K.A. Russian Comedy Sensation Baba Fira

Spotlight On: Gary Spielberg, A.K.A. Russian Comedy Sensation Baba Fira
By August 21, 2014

Meet the most popular Babushka on YouTube. 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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Spotlight On: Gabriel Kahane—Composer, Musician, Bard of Los Angeles

Spotlight On: Gabriel Kahane—Composer, Musician, Bard of Los Angeles
By July 10, 2014

On his latest album “The Ambassador,” the 33-year-old musician transcends musical genres, with L.A. as his muse. Read More

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Spotlight On: Mirah Yom Tov Zeitlyn—Don’t Call Her a Singer-Songwriter

Spotlight On: Mirah Yom Tov Zeitlyn—Don’t Call Her a Singer-Songwriter
By June 27, 2014

Indie stalwart Mirah on moving to Brooklyn, Jewish influences, and her new album, “Changing Light.” Read More

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Spotlight On: Mark Normand, The Most Jewish non-Jewish Comedian Ever

Spotlight On: Mark Normand, The Most Jewish non-Jewish Comedian Ever
By June 10, 2014

On dating Jews: “I like a woman who has been oppressed a little bit.” Read More

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Spotlight On: Drew Friedman, Legendary Cartoonist

Spotlight On: Drew Friedman, Legendary Cartoonist
By April 28, 2014

On disappointing Woody Allen, befriending Jerry Lewis, and drawing Kevin Spacey Read More

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Spotlight On: Andrew Steinthal, Co-founder of ‘The Infatuation’

Spotlight On: Andrew Steinthal, Co-founder of ‘The Infatuation’
By April 23, 2014

Talking to the NYC food connoisseur about his restaurant review website geared towards us 20-something eaters Read More

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