I got my start in a contentious corner of the Jewish press. It’s good to be here again.
Everything you need to know about world turmoil today—from Obama to Assad to ISIS—is in the ethos of the Corleone family
‘Chained wives,’ refused Jewish divorces by their husbands, take to social media
‘This Changes Everything’ is great, except for the parts that don’t add up
A veteran practitioner of the art of translation considers the challenges—and successes—of Hebrew literature
For centuries, Western classical music propelled listeners toward Christian salvation. Then Jewish music changed everything.
Even if the person you wronged doesn’t remember what you did, it can still make a difference to ask for forgiveness. Maybe.
As Yom Kippur approaches, I’ll share what I’ve learned about how to apologize—and how not to
After my mother died, I couldn’t recite the High Holiday prayer anymore—until I gained a new understanding of its words
James Beard-certified foodies confirm what we already knew
Three of eight regional honored chefs are Jewish
Pharoah the innocent, the tactics of frog-bombing, and more
A sweet matzoh ball for a sweet Passover
Restaurants getting into the holiday spirit
April issue is time-themed
Plus Israel takes a breather on Iran, and more
Today on Tablet
All about J Street, and more
Progress toward Kurdistan, and more
In the reflective period of the High Holidays, Tablet Magazine—together with rabbis and writers—considers the debate over Jewish identity and makes an argument for inclusiveness
Plus the U.S. advertises in Israel, and more
Mixed-marriage cooking, the other Lobby, and more
Getting ready for the High Holidays
Summer is tomatoes and blockbusters, and more
On a new album, the captivating leader of the band Pharaoh’s Daughter reclaims the music that dominated her religious childhood
Chaya Ben Baruch’s sixth child was born with Down syndrome. Then she did what every good mother does—set out to find him a mate.
The dynamic conductor and genius behind ‘West Side Story’ also wrote classical works. Allen Shawn explores what they reveal.