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  • UJA-Federation of New York (UJA-Federation of New York, 2017)
    The Web site of the UJA Federation of New York. This is an active Website which is continually changing. The date given here is the date in which the catalog record for the Web site was first entered here. Click on the ...
  • Asch, Sholem; Goldberg, Isaac (translator) (E. P. Dutton and Co., 1920)
    A novel by Sholem Asch translated into English from the original Yiddish. Click on one of the icons below to access the novel.
  • Union for Reform Judaism (2017)
    The homepage of the Union of Reform Judaism which provides support and connections to Reform Congregations in North America, it describes itself as leading the "largest Jewish movement in North America." Click on the link ...
  • Jankovic, Jovana (U of T news (University of Toronto), 2019-03-12)
    "In a few years, Canada’s Jewish population may exceed 400,000, making it the largest Jewish community outside of Israel and the United States." Click on the link above to read this synopsis and commentary on the 2018 ...
  • Angel, Arielle; Plitman, Jacob; Klion, David (Jewish Currents, 2020-01-23)
    "Uncut Gems, the Safdie brothers’ winter blockbuster starring Adam Sandler as Howard Ratner, a sleazy diamond dealer caught in an escalating series of debts, might be the most explicitly Jewish mainstream movie since the ...
  • Bleaman, Isaac L. (BRILL - Journal of Jewish Languages, 2017)
    Uriel Weinreich was a renowned linguist, who, in addition to his work on linguistics generally, made significant contributions to both the study and teaching of Yiddish. This article is part of a special issue of the Journal ...
  • United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism (USCJ) (2017)
    The homepage of The United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism, which describes itself as the "network that ensures there are thriving centers of Jewish practice across North America, Israel, and beyond that celebrate both ...
  • Ensler, Eve (YouTube, 2014-06-18)
    A set of 10 YouTube videos of Eve Ensler performing "The Vagina Monologues." Click on the link above to watch the videos. For a discussion of the role and impact of "The Vagina Monologues," see the first link below. To ...
  • Mar, Alex (nymag.com, 2016-07)
    Biographical article highlighting a new biography and Met exhibit show on how Diane Arbus "sacrificed her marriage, her friendships, and eventually her life for her career as an artist living on the edge." Click on the ...
  • Goldman, Emma (Harper's Magazine, 1934)
    In this autobiographical essay, written at the age of 65, Emma Goldman reflects on her life and political commitments. Most notably, she considers her commitment to the Anarchist Movement. This item was retrieved from The ...
  • Greif, Mark (The New York Times, 2018-12-05)
    A critical essay/review of the second volume of Zachary Leader's The Life of Saul Bellow (entitled "Love and Strife, 1965-2005"). Click on the link above to access.
  • Wayne, Johnny; Shuster, Frank (YouYube, 1958)
    A YouTube video of the comedy routine, "Rinse The Blood Off My Toga," which Wayne and Shuster performed on the "Ed Sullivan Show" in 1958 (no upload date is available). Click on the link above to see the video. To read ...
  • Kohan, Jenji (You Tube, 2008-07-29)
    A brief discussion with Jenji Kohan about how she developed the idea behind he TV series "Weeds." Click on the link to watch the video.
  • Weegee, Arthur Fellig; The J. Paul Getty Museum (The J. Paul Getty Museum, 2003)
    This entry in the web site for the The J. Paul Getty Museum contains a short biographical note and 8 pages of photographs by Weegee. Click on the link above to access the web entry for this Jewish American photographer.
  • Gurewitsch, Matthew (smithsonianmag.com, 2009-06)
    "When PM began publishing, in the summer of 1940, the mercury was soaring, and the editors wanted to know how Joe Average was coping. Weegee went out and shot individuals sleeping on fire escapes, kids cooling off in the ...
  • Bernstein, Leonard; Sondheim, Stephen (YouTube, 2008)
    From the 1961 film version of West Side Story (music by Leonard Bernstein and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim), the song "America" sung by Rita Moreno. Click on the link above to access.
  • Alter, Alexandra; Schuessler, Jennifer (New York Times, 2021-06-04)
    In an effort to control his legacy, Philip Roth authorized only one biography, "Philip Roth: The Biography" by Blake Bailey, which appeared after Roth's death. The biography was based on hundreds of hours of interviews ...
  • Chomsky, Noam (You Tube, 2013-09-06)
    A You Tube recording of a lecture delivered by Noam Chomsky at the 2013 Linguistic Society of America Summer Institute, held at the University of Michigan. Click on the first link above to view the You Tube.
  • Chabad.org (2019-01)
    This Web Page discusses the history and significance of the holiday of Purim. how Purim is observed among Orthodox Jews, Purim customs, etc. Click on the link to see the Web Page.
  • Chabad.org (Chabad.org, 2019)
    This article describes the meaning and observance of Rosh Hashana from the Orthodox perspective of the American Jewish Chabad. The article notes that Rosh Hashana means "Head of the Year": "Just like the head controls the ...

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