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A Frank Reader

Francine Prose on Anne Frank’s overlooked abilities as a writer

Full Immersion

One woman’s final step to conversion

Let Justice Roll Down

Parsing right and wrong with political philosopher Michael Sandel

Blow, Gabriel, Blow

Learning about the shofar, then trying to play one

Inside Player

Oran Etkin takes his cues from Malian griots, Louis Armstrong, and the shtetl

Holy Water

A new book reveals the secrets of the mikveh

End of an Era

How a murder by a British major helped end the British Mandate in Palestine

Holy Rollers

Israel’s best-selling rock musicians draw freely from the liturgy

A Bronx Tale

Following the trail of the Grand Concourse from premier address to place of ruin

Mob Scene

Mafia tales from one of Israel’s roughest neighborhoods

Under a Tuscan Sun

A debut novelist talks about love and tomatoes

Behind the Music

Janice Erlbaum tells the story of an old Yiddish song and modern-day sex workers


Remembering Harvey Kurtzman, the genius behind MAD Magazine

The Queens of Bollywood

When Jewish women were the leading ladies of Indian cinema

Oral Tradition

Yiddish radio was booming in the 1930s and ’40s. A scholar looks back.

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