Marissa Brostoff

Marissa Brostoff, a doctoral student in English at the CUNY Graduate Center, is a former staff writer at Tablet and the Forward.

A French Intellectual’s French Views of Islam

BHL in NYC

Bike Battle Takes a Turn for the Civil

Brooklyn Hasids, cyclists debate controversial lane

Questions and Answers

Rebecca Goldstein discusses Spinoza, the ‘New Atheists,’ and the biggest question of all

Converted

When Shannon Orand asked Rabbi Leib Tropper to help her study to become a Jew, he asked for sexual favors in return, she says

Dancing with the Czars

How Russian-Jewish émigrés are changing the face of competitive ballroom dance

Do English Depts. Study American-Jewish Lit?

Hire experts on Roths Henry and Philip, panel suggests

My Yiddishe Santa

Cartoonist Milt Gross’s 1927 visit from a Yiddish-accented St. Nicholas

Legendary Diamond District Eatery Closes

Iconic kosher restaurant mourned

Garrison Keillor Doesn’t Like Jews Writing Christmas Songs

Those Unitarians are ruining his holiday season, too

Evangelical Intellectuals: Heirs to the Jews?

Malcolm Gladwell, panelists discuss their former faiths

History and Memory

Yosef Yerushalmi, who died Tuesday, was a pioneer in the field of Jewish studies

Hipsters Take Bike Lane Battle to the Street (Literally)

Activists caught repainting Brooklyn’s Bedford Avenue

A New ‘Theory’ of the Armenian Genocide

Can you guess whom it blames?

Did NYC’s Transit Dept Strike a Backroom Deal with Satmars?

Bike lane disappears in Brooklyn after months of Hasidic complaints

The Ventriloquist

How a latter-day vaudevillian from Kansas City got himself to speak perfect Yiddish

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