This Week in Forward Arts and Culture

  • Jordana Horn goes to see “Wandering Eyes,” a film about Israeli bi-polar rock star Gavriel Balachsan, at the Reelabilities Film Festival (read more coverage of the festival here).

  • Jay Michaelson argues that being gay and Orthodox is not an oxymoron.

  • Philologos argues that being a rhinoceros and a faynshmeker is an oxymoron.

  • A.J. Goldmann goes to see the forgotten artworks of Expressionist poet Else Lasker-Schüler.

  • And in the latest Yid Lit podcast, Allison Gaudet Yarrow talks to writer and humorist Sloane Crosley.