Not Dead Yet

Yiddish theater, long eulogized, is celebrated at a Montreal festival

Heir Apparent

NBC’s Kings is a modern-day telling of the story of David

In God She Trusts

Regina Spektor’s new album finds the human in the divine

In the Beginning

‘Year One’ writer-director Harold Ramis looks back on his early days

Shades of Gray

Duo opens new chapter in the history of black-Jewish collaboration

Past Imperfect

Two new exhibits explore the fragmentary nature of history

Mixed Record

I.F. Stone was prescient on Zionism, less so on Communism

On the Bookshelf

Soloveitchik, Céline, Salinger, and more

Bloomsday Meets Second Avenue

Caraid O’Brien is a Ulysses performer and Yiddish-theater translator

Extra Specialist

Need someone to play a convincing Hasid in a movie or on TV? Eliezer Meyer is your man.

Smells Fishy

Chandler Burr’s new novel is an anti-Jewish tirade

The Nazi of Nazareth

A new history examines the German theologians who made a Jesus in their own image

Prying Eyes

A klezmer musician turns her grandmother’s FBI files into musical theater

Our New Look

Tablet’s designers built a modern look that’s grounded in history

Daniel and the Lions’ Den

Gertrude Himmelfarb charts Victorian novelist George Eliot’s road to philo-Semitism

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