Don’t Return the Iraqi Jewish Archive
Iraq wants the treasures of a Jewish community it persecuted to extinction
· January 30, 2014
In Iraq’s Kurdish Zone, Israelis and Long-Hidden Jews See Hope for Revived Ties
The prospect of an independent Kurdistan raises the possibility of renewing an alliance in Iran’s backyard
· November 8, 2013
Visual Art & Design
Iraqi Jewish Treasures Displayed in D.C. Before Being Shipped Back to … Iraq
In the chaos of the 2003 war, remnants of a once-thriving Jewish past were saved (or stolen?) by America. Where do they belong?
· October 7, 2013
Outsider in the Promised Land
The hero of Shimon Ballas
By · April 15, 2008
In Baghdad, Nissim Rejwan distanced himself from other Iraqi Jews. In Israel, he became a fierce advocate for their disappearing culture.
By David B. Green · January 26, 2007
Babylon and On
Naim Kattan’s memoir of his Iraqi boyhood tells a familiar tale: Jews were here. Now they are not.
By by Andr · January 24, 2007
A London-born writer travels to Baghdad to find the city that suffused her family’s imagination
By Jessie Graham · January 23, 2007
A Seder in Sulaymaniyah
How the story of Passover resounds in northern Iraq
· April 12, 2006