A new album from Ladino singer Sarah Aroeste is a collaborative, loving homage to a once-vibrant Sephardic Jewish community in Macedonia
Virtual classes attract a new generation of students, from a wide variety of places
The prolific author wrote stories with a satirist’s keen eye, but remains relatively unknown today
The recently demolished Seattle Curtain factory held a century’s history for the city’s Sephardic community—and for the family that founded the business after immigrating from Rhodes
My great-great-grandmother’s letters—in Ladino—paint a portrait of the Sephardic community on the Isle of Rhodes, moments before it was destroyed in the Holocaust
The Spanish Royal Academy will fund a new organization dedicated to preserving and promoting the ancient dialect. Muy Byen.
Sephardic culture conference lands in Mexico City
Annette Cabelli, a 92-year-old Sephardic survivor from Greece, shares her memories with young audiences across Europe
On Sunday, hundreds of members of the Brotherhood will gather at a temple in Long Island to observe the incredible milestone. The organization, which first met in a Lower East Side café in 1915, strives to connect to the youth today.
Yes, I curse in front of my kids. But as a Jewish parent, I have a particularly rich history of curses to choose from.
A makeshift ritual to grieve for Sudanese and Eritrean refugees in Israel
Seven decades ago, the Jews of Rhodes were sent to Auschwitz. Now some descendants are preserving a culture nearly lost.
Medieval Sephardic recipes come out of hiding at La Vara, a new restaurant in Brooklyn that reconnects Spanish cuisine with its Jewish roots
The new culinary memoir The Ottoman Turk and the Jewish Girl preserves an immigrant family’s history—and its treasured Passover recipes
Solomon’s baby and a Hanukkah song you haven’t heard
A very Ladino Hanukkah, a very Latvian Hanukkah, and more
After long decline, Ladino in Turkey enjoys a modest revival
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