Arts

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Speaking Volumes

My Life in the Middle Ages, critic James Atlas’ new memoir, is the most frustrating book I’ve read recently — though I stayed with...

Museum to Detail the Contributions Jews Made to Polish Society

Telling a story that spans nearly 1,000 years - beginning with the birth of what became a vibrant culture but ending in one of...
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Love to Hear It …

Disco Sucks!   Remember those two endearing words that capped off the "Me Decade" of the 1970s and brought some solace to the hearts of rock-music...
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New Movies Opening Over the Holidays

Just because we’re suggesting other things to do on Christmas doesn’t mean you can’t just go to the movies. Here are the three major...
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Taking the Twenty-Fifth

  Comedy shows complete with Chinese dinner, nightclub parties, holiday yoga and an annual day of activities at the National Museum of American Jewish History...
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Savoring a Life, Savoring Heroics

  Kurt Herman — movie star? He’s no George Clooney but there’s no denying that the 82 year old fills a screen with a soulful presence...
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Blossom: Bimah Her Up!

And, now, today, a very special episode of the blossoming Mayim Bialik. And, now, today, a very special episode of the blossoming Mayim Bialik. The onetime...
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A Fresh, Young Addition to Jewish Lit at Temple

Author Adam Wilson paid a visit to the Temple University students who finished out their American Jewish literature course with his first novel. Eli Schwartz,...
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BOOKed: December Distractions

When it's too cold to even think of going outside, why not curl up with a good read? Senior Editor Bob Leiter has a...
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Canvas on Campus

The next time a student or staff member at Central High School feels the need for artistic inspiration on campus, they can simply walk...