As a new biography of the critic and Nazi collaborator Paul de Man shows, terrible theories have terrible consequences
‘The Story of the Jews’ is the most important TV documentary about Jewish history since Abba Eban’s famous ‘Heritage’ series
Marvin Hier puts two decades of documentary filmmaking to work—but for what cause?
A modest counterproposal for the Facebook COO, who wants to ban the word ‘bossy’
Dudu Tassa immerses himself in the Arabic music of his late grandfather and reinterprets it for modern audiences
Somehow, the mangling of the Broadway actress’s name may be the best thing to happen to her underappreciated career
The new TV show, starring two young Jewish women, may be as culturally significant as Lenny Bruce or Joey Ramone
The better, more real, and more compelling of the two Israeli-Palestinian intelligence films opens this week in the U.S.
A new book on sitcoms shows how the late Sherwood Schwartz, N.J. Jew in L.A., invented the modern high-concept comedy
As the 91-year-old Yiddish theater star embarks on a Purim cabaret show, we revisit his appearance on Vox Tablet