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Days Of Awe(some) Books: A High Holiday Reading List, Part II

By September 21, 2012

Eight books to go along with the High Holidays Read More

Jewcy Interviews: Jon Natchez of Yellow Ostrich

By March 6, 2012

Jon Natchez of Yellow Ostrich, whose album, Strange Land, is out today, is a talented instrumentalist and a smart, funny guy. We talk to him about the new album, his experience as a side man, and why his junior high school nickname was Woody Allen Read More

The Weekly Yiderati

By February 17, 2012

From Jews getting literary about Jeremy Lin to more thoughts on Hasidic memoirs. Read More

Making Sense Of Deborah Feldman And Post-Hasidim Memoirs

By February 16, 2012

If you don’t know Deborah Feldman yet, you will soon. Read More

Jews And Film Geeks Weep In Solidarity: Portman And Malick Team Up

By February 13, 2012

Natalie Portman signs on to work with Terrence Malick for two movies. Jews and film geeks both celebrate. Read More

The Weekly Yiderati

By February 10, 2012

This week: From the birthday of Philip Glass to essays in The Believer, we’ve got you covered. Read More

Jewcy Interviews: Ben Marcus On “The Flame Alphabet”

By February 9, 2012

In his latest book, “The Flame Alphabet,” Ben Marcus imagines a world where the voices of children kill. We talk to him about how it’s his most conventional work to date. Read More

Shul Hopping: A DIY Prayer Party

By February 6, 2012

For so long I hoped to find where people my age prayed. I have slowly begun to find some pieces of the answer. Read More