Five centuries after the expulsion of Jews from Sicily, Jewish life in Palermo is looking up
A strong communal response to a terrorist attack in the 1980s seeded a new generation of dynamic leaders
Barbara Aiello has uncovered many Italians’ secret histories. But her methods and theories have won her many detractors.
Happy Hanukkah from Palermo, Sicily
At a book festival in Sicily, admiring a tranquil lifestyle and remembering a father’s bedtime stories about drunks and prostitutes, based on his time spent Irgun gun-running at Italy’s southern tip