On Seeing: Sontag passed away in 2004.

'Regarding Susan Sontag' Focuses on Life at Expense of Her Work

‘Regarding Susan Sontag’ delves into the critic’s complicated relationship to Jewish culture. But it is far from a definitive biopic, as Gabe Friedman explains.

Walgreens Hanukkah Wrapping Paper Has Swastikas

Nothing says Happy Hanukkah like Nazi-themed wrapping paper, right? A woman was shopping in Walgreens when she came across the silver-and-blue swastikas.

'Requiem for the 20th Century' at Carnegie Hall

György Ligeti was one of the greatest composers of the past century, and ‘Requiem’ was one of his most important works. Now the piece is getting its long-overdue New York premiere at Carnegie Hall.

Einstein to Marie Curie: 'Ignore the Trolls'

Trolls are the worst. Even Einstein said so. A recently discovered letter has the iconic physicist giving some wise advice to Marie Curie. The gist? Haters gonna hate.

'Hunt for Jews' Wins Yad Vashem Book Award

Prof. Jan Grabowski of the University of Ottawa in Canada was awarded the 2014 Yad Vashem International Book Prize for Holocaust Research.