My mother has corresponded with inmates for years, offering a sense of community—especially during the High Holidays
Even in the age of email, the genre of ‘Hello Muddah, Hello Faddah’ endures
In 1936, Nazis celebrated Easter with Judenrein eggs—but a new book of family letters shows the crisis didn’t translate
How Allen Ginsberg’s letters were an extension of his poetry
In bidding on a batch of stamps, Reinhard Kaiser unearthed the story of an ill-fated wartime romance
Long after Hannah Arendt stopped being his “saucy wood nymph,” Martin Heidegger had absolute control of their heady correspondence.