It’s a Small World

Albert Kahn’s 100-year-old photography project brought humanity into focus

Child’s Play

Seventy years ago, a contentious novel scrutinized Judaism through the eyes of a young boy

Hidden Roots in the Jungle

A new film spotlights a far-flung group seeking connection with the mainstream

Intimate Stranger

A young poet’s journey on the island of Djerba

Zionist Princess

A new biography shines a light on Marie Syrkin

Spirited Away

His masked hero has arrived on the big screen, but it’s Will Eisner’s slice-of-life comics that loom large

So Out It’s In

Two different brands of endearingly sentimental music

Don’t Tread on Me

What makes a carpet Jewish?

A Jewel of a Shul

An elegant history of a Lower East Side landmark

Winter A-Go-Go

Merry-making at a Yo La Tengo Hanukkah concert

Eastward Expansion

Bringing Sephardic music into the fold

The Grinch and I

My unnerving identification with the cuddly curmudgeon

The Book of Ruth

Rereading Yehuda Amichai through the lens of heartbreak

Soldier’s Story

An animated investigation of war

Party Animal

The enigmatic “Jew fairy” at the center of The Boys in the Band

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