Modern Love

Brooklyn-born photographer Julius Shulman, the subject of two recent books, captured Los Angeles’ development into a center of modernism

One for All

Agenda: Sol Lewitt and Talmudic debate in New York, Jonathan Safran Foer reinterpreted in North Carolina, Chagall in Canada, and more

Film Theory

Agenda: Tovah Feldshuh gets old, New York City dines out for farmers, the Klezmatics play Prague, and more

In the End, He Got Himself a Pool

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Burial Plots

At the newly trendy Hollywood Forever Cemetery, where half of the graves belong to Jews, a long history of criminal association lives on

Oh, L.A.!

Seriously, like the most L.A. thing you’ll ever read

There’s a Freeway Running Along the Eruv

No word on whether it moves west down Ventura Boulevard

Sexual Healing

Doreen Seidler-Feller, a Los Angeles psychologist, observant Jew, and rabbi’s wife, has a thriving practice as a sex therapist to the Orthodox

Persian Gulf

Thirty years after the Islamic Revolution made them exiles, the Persian Jews of Los Angeles are split in new ways by an old question: how much to hold on to religious and cultural traditions forged in a country that now hates them

The Other League

The short-lived American Football League, merged into the NFL after Super Bowl IV, invented the modern media spectacle that is pro football. And three Jews invented the show that was the AFL.

Sundown: Is Iran Ready To Deal?

Plus Allen is back and more Jewish than ever, and more

Daybreak: Enter Barak, Bearing Messages

Plus the freeze truly will end in Sept., and more in the news

The Evolution of the Jewish Asshole

Morris Dickstein on ‘Greenberg’

Iran Points Finger at California

Says U.S. harbors terrorists in L.A.

Little Tunisia

Chef Alain Cohen brings a taste of North Africa to Los Angeles

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