Culture

Welcome to the Forward’s coverage of Jewish culture. Visit here for the latest articles on Jewish culture, such as art, music, film and literature. Learn how even the most obscure person or moment in pop culture might have a “Secret Jewish History.” And stay up on the latest celebrity news and scandals, plus many more culturally significant events.

July 13: An Interview with Cory Booker

Don’t miss Jodi Rudoren’s candid conversation with the New Jersey Senator

In Nazi-era Austria, he needed a father; he found Sigmund Freud

In “The Tobacconist,” as Nazis come to power, the father of psychoanalysis befriends a young Austrian man.

How did we forget Lucy Dawidowicz?

Dawidowicz presaged the deepening fissure between American Jews who consider liberalism to be a “Jewish” value and those who do not.

Brooks Brothers files for bankruptcy — and yeah, there’s a Jewish backstory

In 1946, Winthrop Holly Brooks sold his family business to Julius Garfinckel and Co., beginning the brand’s Jewish association.

Recommend this article

Thank you!

This article has been sent!

Close