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Isn’t He Romantic

Uncovering the lost works of Felix Mendelssohn

Hero Worship

Ed Zwick and Leon Wieseltier on fighters, cab drivers, creepy forests, and the movie Defiance

TV Guide

Thirty years later, a look at how an American miniseries altered German perspectives on the Holocaust

Her Body, Her Self

What it meant for one person, born male, to become a woman

Intimate Stranger

A young poet’s journey on the island of Djerba

Chosen People

Spending Shabbat with one of the biggest African American congregations in the country

Soldier’s Story

An animated investigation of war

Get the 411

From the archives: Investigating the meaning of Hanukkah

Ocho Kandelikas

From the archives: Flory Jagoda’s popular holiday song has its roots in a Bosnian village

What Moments Divine

Beliefs collide on a subway train

Bel Canto

Composer Yotam Haber finds inspiration in a dusty Roman archive

Birds of a Feather

Jews dominated the once-booming ostrich feather business. A historian finds out why.

High Fidelity

Josh Kun finds forgotten treasures in old, discarded LPs

Rifts and Rows

A London walking tour outlines the many divisions in British Jewry

Dancing in the Street

Celebrating Jerusalem hip-hop with Coolooloosh

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