Father buries seven children as wife, eldest daughter remain hospitalized
Yaakov Stark died penniless and unknown. His murals at the Ades Synagogue are a masterpiece of early Zionist art.
Struggling to maintain a Mizrahi heritage in an Ashkenazi-dominated culture
Plus politicizing genocide, and more
Syrian Jewish scion Dwek had turned on community
From Boteach and Koch, but no one knows who made bomb threats
In telling her father’s story of exile, Lucette Lagnado conjures the beloved Egypt and ugly Brooklyn of her youth