Out and About: Comics for Passover; Jeff Goldblum and His Jazz Orchestra
Vanessa Davis illustrates Passover’s seeming absurdities.
Sarah Lazarovic illustrates her Passover Seder with her converted huband, Benjamin Errett.
Jeff Goldblum wows Coachella festival with his jazz orchestra.
The Arty Semite contributor Jenny Hendrix takes on the gender-neutered Bible for The New Yorker.
How Polish-born Stephanie Rosenthal became a bestselling feminist author in China in the 1920s.
How Prussian-born Julius Meyer became an honory Sioux and an interpreter of Native American languages for congress.
Toronto’s Harold Green Jewish Theatre Company has taken up a new residence at the St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts, where it will present the world premiere of Hannah Mosocovitch’s “The Children’s Republic.”
Israeli opera singers serenade mid-day traffic in Jerusalem.
Edward Ullendorff, an expert on Semitic languages and translator of Ethiopian Emperor Haile Selassie’s autobiography (among many other accomplishments) has died.