The Rothschild Pentateuch, dated 1296 and featuring extensive illuminations, will go on display in August at the museum after being long out of view.
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His obsession with the Nazi genocide brought forth “Shoah,” a film recognized as both an important historical record and an original work of art.
Performers who support a movement protesting the treatment of Palestinians are clashing with German sensibilities.
New operas about two German-Jewish intellectuals who fled the Nazis have appeared on German stages this spring. Only one will blow you away.
In “The End of the French Intellectual,” Shlomo Sand argues the case that Muslims have replaced Jews as the country’s most oppressed people.
The British stand-up Ashley Blaker attempts the balancing act of making religious and secular audiences laugh while poking fun at the devout.
Mr. Stachel, who said he once concealed his Middle Eastern background, thanked the musical’s creators for telling a “story about Arabs and Israelis getting along.”
His books answered the question of how my Jewish education would translate into the real world, should I survive the ordeal of childhood.
Mr. Roth wrote of the everyday people, buildings, streets and mores of the city, often with palpable and wistful affection.
The prize set off a debate about anti-Semitism in Germany’s hugely popular hip-hop music scene, and among young people.