is JTA's editorial assistant. She was a Fulbright scholar in Ukraine. Her poetry and nonfiction writing have been published in Tuesday Magazine, the Gamut, The Birch, Tablet, The Starry Night Review and elsewhere. Follow her on Twitter at @chick_in_kiev.
February 10, 2014 1:23pm
When Julia Lipnitskaia, a 15-year-old Russian skater, used music from “Schindler’s List” to skate towards the Olympic gold, reactions were mixed.
February 6, 2014 5:49pm
Journalists of the world have found a lot lacking in Sochi. An American Russophile ponders her own travel nightmares–and why she’d go back in a heartbeat.
February 3, 2014 5:43pm
In light of Dylan Farrow’s renewed accusation that Woody Allen molested her as a child, his iconic public persona has been called into question.
January 9, 2014 5:01pm
While New York newspapers scrutinized the business practices of a slain Hasidic developer, the haredi Orthodox press celebrated his virtues.
January 8, 2014 3:10pm
Aish HaTorah’s website has some dating advice for women — don’t argue, don’t tout your accomplishments, don’t pursue men, don’t share too much personal information, dress nicely and wear makeup.
January 2, 2014 5:02pm
Shia LaBoeuf has a strange way of expressing his feelings.
January 2, 2014 11:29am
Our favorite celebrities share New Year’s greetings and resolutions.
December 31, 2013 11:08am
Leonardo DiCaprio responds to critics of his Jordan Belfort biopic.
December 30, 2013 4:11pm
Brooklyn Torah Animal World, a museum of Biblical animals, is set to relocate its collection to the Catskills.
December 30, 2013 10:38am
Supermodel Gal Gadot responds to critics who say she’s insufficiently endowed to play the iconic superhero.