Vivian B. Mann
Ancient Texts: Librarian David Kraemer examines a volume in the Jewish Theological Seminary's rare book room.
Caring: Rabbi William Lebeau recalls Barkan as “one of the kindest” students he ever had.
A Very Rubinesque Approach: At the JTS exhibit, artist Ben Rubin has abstracted the patterns of each page of the more than 5,000 pages of the Babylonian Talmud into geometric shapes that constantly morph and change on a screen.
Mother Tongue: ?Yiddishlands? details one family?s transmission of Yiddish from generation to generation.