Elvis never learned to read music. But according to his former Jewish neighbors, he did benefit from early exposure to cantorial music.
Your guide to Jewish life at the University of Memphis - academics, kosher dining, Hillel, Chabad, Israel activities, anti-Semitism and more!
A Reform temple with over 700 families, and where 3 of the 4 clergy members are female.
Casspi is the first Israeli basketball player to play in the NBA.
Steve Cohen and David Kustoff are polar opposites in Congress. But their shared background has helped them work together on issues of mutual concern.
Owner of the New York Times, Dinah Shore, and Other Jews From Tennessee
Elvis famously never learned to read music. But according to his former Jewish neighbors, he did benefit from early exposure to the masters — of cantorial music.
Rep. Steve Cohen (D-Tenn.) easily survived a primary election challenge, making it likely he will continue to represent Tennessee’s 9th Congressional District.
Jews pop up in unexpected places in Memphis, like the Lorraine Motel where Martin Luther King Jr. was shot. Anne Cohen and Sigal Samuel offer six Jewish surprises in the Blues City.
A former hotel security guard was sentenced to four years in prison for defacing a Memphis Jewish school’s Torah scroll and prayer books.