Designer launches $12 million preservation project of 500-year-old ghetto
Tisha B’Av was the first Jewish holiday I learned about growing up in Soviet Ukraine, and I’ve come to observe it in unexpected ways
Calvin Trillin’s Spaghetti alla Carbonara gets a kosher makeover
Street performers who pose for tourists by the Colosseum battle city authorities
A revealing 2011 conversation with Umberto Eco about anti-Semitism in fiction, his novel ‘The Prague Cemetery,’ and the difference between fiction and lies
As a child, writer David Bezmozgis was among the Soviet refugees who waited in a seaside Italian village for a visa to the U.S. or Canada. His novel The Free World explores the grittier side of life there.