The poisoned pill of Jewish identity in the work of five authors from Fascist Italy
At the 75th festival—with new works by the Coen brothers, Julian Schnabel, Errol Morris, Orson Welles, and ‘Son of Saul’ director László Nemes, and period dramas starring Rachel Weisz and Jeff Goldblum, as well as Israeli films—‘the horror of the world lies behind infinitely pretty things’
Three sports pioneers, three tragic fates
Lessons from Italian-American anti-fascist Carlo Tresca, and from the Civil Rights era
An ‘archaeologist of bureaucracy’ traces the ghostly lives of foreign Jews in Italy during World War II
Führer’s face mistakenly appeared on 2,000 dairy containers in Switzerland
A tribute to the great Italian-Jewish memory artist, and enemy of Fascism, who died six years ago this week
A round-up of fake news we wish were true and true news we wish were fake
Developers are creating Hitler, Stalin, and Mussolini iPhone apps that offer little more than propaganda. And Apple’s gatekeepers approve them.
In The Garden of the Finzi-Continis, Giorgio Bassani’s 1962 novel, an aristocratic Jewish family in Italy tries to wall itself off from the Holocaust
By reimagining landmark New York buildings like the Astor Library, which became the Public Theater, Giorgio Cavaglieri championed the architectural preservation that shaped the modern city
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