Jillian Scheinfeld is a JTA intern.
July 1, 2013 10:52am
Jewish artist, filmmaker, and writer, Miranda July’s new online exhibit, ‘We Think Alone,” collects emails from famous creative figures and sends them out in a weekly email brief.
June 30, 2013 9:30am
Once a niche idea pioneered by advocates of Montessori education, mixing kids of different ages in a single classroom has become a more mainstream idea in Jewish education.
June 27, 2013 11:30am
Advocates for so-called chained women, or agunot, have been raising the alarm for years — to little effect. But some see cause for hope in a recent conference on the subject in New York.
June 25, 2013 12:25pm
Research showing that Giovanni Palatucci, the “Italian Schindler,” was a Nazi collaborator rather than a hero has spurred several Jewish groups to remove honors in his name.
June 19, 2013 4:20pm
Bud Selig, the commissioner of Major League Baseball, will be honored for his humanitarianism by B’nai B’rith International.
June 19, 2013 3:51pm
A play called “Too Many Lenas” which depicts the many character traits of Lena Dunham will premiere at Dixon Place in Bushwick at the end of June.
June 18, 2013 3:10pm
Jakob Dylan covers “Ruby Tuesday” at Stones Fest, a group of performances honoring rock icons such as the Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan and Tom Petty.
June 18, 2013 12:18pm
Warner Brothers, Archie Comics and WME are teaming up to make the first Archie Comics feature film.
June 18, 2013 10:54am
On June 29th, British rock icon Sting will be honored at the Auschwitz music festival, ‘The Life Festival.”
June 13, 2013 4:10pm
Rabbi Meir Soloveichik joins the Upper West Side synagogue Congregation Shearith Israel.