Scholar Ruth Wisse likes to laugh as much anyone, but also sees peril when Jews can’t seem to quit clowning around. In ‘No Joke’ she explains why.
Long-lost and suppressed classics with complicated depictions of the Shoah have found a revivalist champion
Singer Vera Gran was haunted by allegations of Nazi collaboration. A new book asks if survival made her guilty.
Did Zosa Szajkowski save precious documents from the Nazis, or did he steal the cultural patrimony of French Jews?