Purim | March 4-5, 2015 | March 23-24, 2016

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MORE Purim COVERAGE

Sisters in Arms

Playing the defiant Vashti in a day school Purim play awakened my inner feminist

Unmasked

Has Purim replaced Passover as the best holiday vehicle for expressing individual Jewish identity?

Top Hamantashen

After a painstaking survey, Tablet Magazine awards title for nation’s tastiest triangular treat

Today on Tablet

Purim FAQs, Purim costumes, Purim chicken, and more (happy Purim!)

Purim FAQ

Everything you ever wanted to know about the story of Esther

Ice Queen

For an Orthodox preteen, Tonya Harding was a hero—and a Purim inspiration

For Purim, Israeli Foreign Minister is Popular Costume

Get your poorly kept beards ready

Hamanbashin!

Celebrate Purim with Tablet

The iGrogger

Obviously, there’s an app for that

‘Commentary’: Feminists Are Ruining Purim

But isn’t some reinterpretation necessary?

The Annotated Child: Halloween Hangover

The costumes are back in storage, but not for long!

Purimpalooza

Esther marries indie rock royalty

Endgame

David Cronenberg

Let’s Put on a Show

Daily Show writer Rob Kutner started putting on an annual Purimspiel five years ago. He discusses his rowdy and popular parody with Sara Ivry.

Laughing Out Loud

Adam Gopnik follows the yuks from Groucho to his 12-year-old son

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