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This Week in Forward Arts and Culture

  • Irina Reyn reviews “My New American Life” by Francine Prose, a novel that subverts the traditional immigration myth, but also reinforces it.

  • Philologos charts the influence of Yiddish on the local Amsterdam slang known as Bargoens.

  • Jacob Berkman gives the definitive take on the demise of JDub Records.

  • Lawrence Grossman uncovers the history of philosemitism in Europe and America.

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