Joel N. Shurkin


Baltimore Paper Goes on Auction Block

By Joel N. Shurkin

Baltimore Paper Goes on Auction Block
The Baltimore Jewish Times has been breaking stories and winning prizes for nearly a century. Now the bankrupt paper is going on the auction block.Read More


Hidden Treasures of Cairo Genizah

By Joel N. Shurkin

Hidden Treasures of Cairo Genizah
High-tech scientists are using computers and ultraviolet images to gather fragments of the Cairo genizah. So far, they’ve pieced together 1,000 documents from 350,000 tiny scraps.Read More



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