Out and About
“Mad Men” creator Matthew Wiener is set to direct “You Are Here,” a film starring Owen Wilson and Zach Galifianakis.
One school in Toronto is reviving 400-year-old Passover songs that haven’t been heard since 1644.
Lianne Stokes talks to Rachel Dratch about her new memoir for Interview magazine.
Leon Wieseltier takes on the New American Haggadah in the Jewish Review of Books.
Three Israeli universities are launching a new inter-university masters program in Yiddish literature.
Karen Leow writes for The Atlantic about the disappearance of communal singing in American life, and why we should bring it back.
Marc Tracy pays homage to legendary boxing writer Bert Sugar, who died this week at 75.