Posts Tagged ‘ jewish culture ’

2014: The Year “Fiddler” Turns 50

January 1, 2014
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fiddler on the roof

Was there ever a real-life shtetl as joyful, as funny, as musical and, ultimately, as heartbreaking as Anatevka? Probably not. But after five decades, “our little village” in Fiddler on the Roof still embodies what many American Jews imagine Jewish life was like in the Old Country. Fiddler managed to create an almost-perfect formula…

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The Kubbeh Project

February 27, 2013
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naama-and-itamar

During the first 3 weeks of March, Tel Aviv-based chef Itamar Lewensohn will serve up…

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Video: Shout-out to Omaha Jews!

January 24, 2013
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Omaha Bible Rappers

“Summer’s hot like us, but in the winters: brrr! / Jews in the Midwest, that’s…

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Video: Hasidic Boy Wins Chinese Dance-Off

January 23, 2013
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Hasidic Boy Wins Chinese Dance Contest

However did we miss this? Does anyone know…

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Sexy Beijing

June 19, 2012
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sexy beijing

Imagine a pool in a luxury spa in…

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A Tale of Two Crown Heightses

May 29, 2012
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a tale of two crown heightses

The neighborhood of Crown Heights, Brooklyn, is home to a…

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A Golem Goes to Hebrew School

May 23, 2012
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a golem goes to hebrew school

Literary grandmaster Cynthia Ozick is a critic, an innovator, and…

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Masters of Jewish Culture

February 29, 2012
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humor-marx

We know that Jewish culture goes beyond the kitsch of…

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The Future of Jewish Music Is Not Adam Sandler

November 28, 2011
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mac-miller-jewish

Is Mac Miller the future of secular Jewish culture?…

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Popcorn Klezmer

November 2, 2011
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socalled-lomo

Socalled is the performing name of Montreal-based composer…

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Hasidic Chic

October 28, 2011
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fashion

For New York Fashion Week back in 1993,…

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Jews Aren’t Just White

October 11, 2011
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unity

Is the Jewish population growing or shrinking? It could be…

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