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Jewish Authors Land on the New York Times’ 100 Notable Books of 2014

Jewish Authors Land on the New York Times’ 100 Notable Books of 2014
By December 2, 2014

And we’ve got interviews with some of them right here on Jewcy. Read More

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An Inside Look at Chic, Modest Jewish Fashion Label “Mimu Maxi”

An Inside Look at Chic, Modest Jewish Fashion Label “Mimu Maxi”
By November 3, 2014

Urban Outfitters meets Eileen Fisher. Want! Read More

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Debut Novelist Yelena Akhtiorskaya on Misery, Writing, and Brighton Beach

Debut Novelist Yelena Akhtiorskaya on Misery, Writing, and Brighton Beach
By September 30, 2014

“Russian writers are like Russian people: there’s not a lot of bullshit.” Read More

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Brooklyn’s Best Vintage Store Also Supports Jewish Kids With Serious Illnesses

Brooklyn’s Best Vintage Store Also Supports Jewish Kids With Serious Illnesses
By September 24, 2014

Buying a gorgeous 60s frock can be a mitzvah, too. Read More

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Artist Sara Erenthal Reflects on Her Ultra-Orthodox Upbringing, And Life Beyond

Artist Sara Erenthal Reflects on Her Ultra-Orthodox Upbringing, And Life Beyond
By September 9, 2014

She fled an arranged marriage at 17, joined the Israeli army, then backpacked through India. Her new exhibit in Brooklyn touches on her religious childhood and secular present. Read More

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“Lincoln’s Nigun—Yamin U’smol”: The Perfect Song to Usher in the Sabbath Queen

“Lincoln’s Nigun—Yamin U’smol”: The Perfect Song to Usher in the Sabbath Queen
By August 29, 2014

A lush take on the traditional Jewish hymn “Lecha Dodi.” Read More

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Spotlight On: Gary Spielberg, A.K.A. Russian Comedy Sensation Baba Fira

Spotlight On: Gary Spielberg, A.K.A. Russian Comedy Sensation Baba Fira
By August 21, 2014

Meet the most popular Babushka on YouTube. Read More

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