This Week in Forward Arts and Culture

  • Stephen Hazan Arnoff reviews two new books on Bob Dylan.

  • Joshua Furst goes to see the current revival of Tony Kushner’s “Angels in America.”

  • Philologos tries out Cockney rhyming slang.

  • Benjamin Ivry watches the films of documentarian and social critic Frederick Wiseman.

  • Gerald Sorin examines a collection of new American Jewish fiction.

  • Devra Ferst looks at the history of Jewish children’s literature.

  • And Forward arts and culture editor Dan Friedman interviews acclaimed filmmaker and “Shoah” director Claude Lanzmann.

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