This Week in Forward Arts and Culture
Philologos wakes up and ponders his identity.
Vladislav Davidzon evaluates the continuing influence of the L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E poets.
Ed Rampell goes to see “Mlle. God” by Nick Kazan, son of famed director Elia Kazan.
Benjamin Ivry revisits the work of Italian Jewish painter Carlo Michelstaedter.
Allan Nadler contests the notion that the tradition of Jewish secularism is quite as broad as David Biale thinks it is.
Stuart Schoffman reads the “Journal of a UFO Investigator”
And on the Forverts video channel, Itzik Gottesman discusses the 1938 Yiddish film “Yankl the Blacksmith” starring Moyshe Oysher: