Elie Wiesel in Paris after being awarded the French literature Medicis prize for his novel "Le Mendiant de Jerusalem," Nov. 26, 1968.(/AFP/Getty Images)
Elie Wiesel’s name has appeared in nearly 900 JTA articles over the years. The Holocaust survivor, human rights activist, bestselling author and Nobel laureate died Saturday at age 87. (His JTA obituary can be found here.) What follows are links to stories about Wiesel that have appeared in JTA over the past five decades.