Hipster Jew does The Big Lebowski, Sesame Street style.
The Jewish Week gives its first Excellence in Journalism Award to photojournalist Ruth Gruber.
Twelve tracks recorded by Amy Winehouse are being held in the Island Records vault, and the record label intends to keep them there.
Jonathan Lethem talks to Laura Miller about the literary world and high school.
N+1 reprints the introduction to Ellen Willis’s “No More Nice Girls.”
Either Sacha Baron Cohen or Jonah Hill could star in Quentin Tarantino’s next film.
Shalom Auslander is developing a comedy for Showtime.
The Actors’ Temple is on hard times, but the historic Midtown synagogue isn’t throwing in the towel quite yet.
Out and About
Ezra Glinter is the critic-at-large of the Forward.