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Hal Fischer’s Groundbreaking Photos Of Gay Life In San Francisco Find Permanent Home

Fischer’s three portfolios - his entire photographic output - has been acquired by the University of Illinois.

The ‘Lolita’ Story Nabokov Kept Hidden

The narrative of “Lolita” depended more on a real-life crime than Nabokov would ever admit.

Q & A: Why The Citizens Of A French Plateau Saved Hundreds During The Holocaust

The windswept plateau of Vivarais-Lignon in south-central France has a history of remarkable acts of sacrifice.

The Secret Jewish History Of Robert De Niro

De Niro has made a specialty of playing Jews nearly as often as he has Italians

October 23: Manhattan: Opening Reception For ‘Pressed: Images From The Jewish Daily Forward’

The new exhibit will feature the storied publication’s treasured vintage photographic press plates.

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