Jewish Theater and Dance
Like theater in many cultures, Jewish theater has religious roots.
A cultural phenomenon of Jewish America in the early 20th century.
Filmmakers find a uniquely Israeli voice.
How American Jews created the comic book industry.
Vibrancy and diversity mark the new crop of novelists and story writers.
From the Borscht Belt to Broadway and beyond
A history of visual depictions of the Hebrew Bible.
This Nobel-winning Holocaust survivor brought the Holocaust and its survival to the American public.
Jews played--and continue to play--a pivotal role in the Hollywood movie studios, while Jews and Judaism have appeared in films in different ways and degrees throughout the history of film.
Fiddler on the Roof brought the shtetl--along with many memorable characters and unforgettable tunes--to the big screen.
Yiddish writers emigrated from Europe, and though Yiddish writing all but ceased after the Holocaust, it is seeing a small rebirth today.
A profile of the Israeli poet Yehuda Amichai (1924-2000)