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When ‘Never Forget’ Becomes ‘I Don’t Remember’

My father always told us about how he survived the Holocaust. Now that dementia has taken his memories away, it’s my turn to tell his stories.

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My Father, the Adept

Losing the man I worshipped as a girl

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Beyond 120

Ideas from the father of modern stem cell biology, Irving Weissman, are starting to blossom into a future where we get old slower—and live longer

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My Mother’s Love Affair—With Dudu Fisher

The cantor-turned-Broadway-singer’s music comforted her through the illness of her final years. And now his songs comfort me by reminding me of her.

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Miley Cyrus, HAIM Headline Franco’s Bar Mitzvah Charity Bash

Jeff Goldblum showed up, too, as a mohel

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Alan Berliner’s Newest Cinematic Poem Reflects on a Relative With Alzheimer’s

‘First Cousin Once Removed’ shows the complexity of a man at the end of his life and the ravages—and blessings—of memory loss

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