To understand David Blatt, think less pick-and-roll and more ‘Portnoy’s Complaint’
Post-Qaddafi Libya was supposed to be something other than the chaos it has become
A love letter to the mundane Holy City
‘I don’t believe in you, “salvation,” I never have and I never will. And very soon I won’t even be.’
‘The Odd Woman and the City’ proves the memoirist is a peer of Kazin, Howe, and other great chroniclers of Jewish America
In ‘The Brothers,’ her new book about the Boston attacks, the Russian émigré writer empathizes with fellow displaced people
A convert to Judaism reflects on the Jewish woman who embraced her, and honors her with a holiday recipe
Spending a summer working on a farm got me in touch with nature—and Torah. Now I understand how the two are intertwined.
Video: This Ukrainian sour sorrel soup is a refreshing way to welcome summer
Vineyard owners’ cookbook offers wine recommendations alongside recipes
Pulling the lid off the strange and delicious Jewish household classic
Shuka Truck offers several takes on the Middle Eastern egg-and-tomato dish
Could the classic Jewish pastry be the next cronut?
A death row inmate filed suit that ‘kosher-like’ was not enough
A holiday-themed vegetarian recipe even meat lovers will enjoy
Gluten-free and vegan offerings abound at this year’s Kosherfest mega-expo
Kosher Delight shuttering after 35 years in business
Convicted murderer and rapist also seeks $15,000 in punitive damages
Iconic NYC appetizing shop to open kosher café in The Jewish Museum
On a new album, Italian singer Shulamit offers modern interpretations of haunting songs left by women in the Holocaust
Victor Rodack dreamed of visiting Israel. In 1967, he found an unusual way to make his dream a reality.
Historian Jonathan Sarna discusses the Great Emancipator’s ties to a chiropodist, military men, and other Jews