“Studying some of the classic Sephardic books has opened us up to a range of different approaches and pedagogic models”
An overlooked golden age of Jewish culture flowered in the cities of Istanbul, Edirne, Salonica, Izmir, Aleppo, Damascus, Baghdad, Cairo, and Alexandria—where almost no Jews live today
The Spanish Royal Academy will fund a new organization dedicated to preserving and promoting the ancient dialect. Muy Byen.
A tiff over saying Kaddish brings out simmering tensions between Sephardic and Ashkenazi Jews about the Holocaust, religion, and the future of Jewish life in France
This week on Unorthodox, the Jewish Supreme Court nominee with a not very Jewish-sounding name, plus Ladino songstress Sarah Aroeste, and ACLU lawyer Gillian Thomas
This week on Unorthodox, Irin Carmon talks ‘Notorious RBG,’ and actress Kathryn Hahn describes preparing for her rabbi role on Amazon’s Transparent
Descendants of Jews exiled during Spanish Inquisition can become naturalized in new plan
New York Times writer Doreen Carvajal goes to Spain to understand why her ancestors hid their Jewish roots