Arts & Culture

Book Review: Robert Alter as warrior translator

“The Art of Bible Translation” by Robert Alter

‘Echoes of the Soul’ concert at KBI to feature works by Julian Dawes

Jewish-themed works of British composer Julian Dawes will be featured in the “Echoes of the Soul” concert, June 18, at Kehillat Beth Israel.

Music: Fearless songs and klezmer music from Broadway

Music: Fearless songs and klezmer music from Broadway

By Michael Regenstreif, Editor

SONiA disappear fear
By My Silence
Disappear Records

Sisters Sonia Rutstein and Cindy Frank founded disappear fear as a folk rock band whose material included a focus on socia…

Murray Citron translates the untranslatable

Murray Citron with copies of the Polish-language magazine Midrasz and the Merivale Yiddish Primer.

Jewish identity is a theme of Daniel Goodwin’s latest novel

Author Daniel Goodwin’s lead character in “The Art of Being Lewis” rethinks the role of religion as part of his identity after growing up with an ambivalent attitude to his Jewishness.