• Fiona Sharpe, Chair of the Brighton and Hove Jewish Welfare Board

  • Ivor Sorokin bowling at Hove Bowl in 1963 with Gweni, now his wife

  • Marc Antolin (Marc Chagall) and Aurdrey Brisson (Bella) in Flying Lovers of Vitebsk

  • Felafel queen Amal Cashin at FilFil

  • A detail from the Brother Haggadah in facsimile

  • The cutting room at Burton's factory in Leeds, 1930



Inside our April issue:

  • Brighton rocks: 250 years of Brighton Jewish history, culture and community
  • My family paper chase: Jerry Springer on finding his famly's files
  • Schmocks and schnorrers: Ken Worpole on Alexander Baron's cult novel The Lowlife
  • Mind your language: Julie Burchill is (for once) lost for words

temple of heavenDON'T MISS...

JR China Tour
If you want to see the wonders of China with an exceptional guide and in the best of company, please look at the programme and book now for reasonable flight prices.

JR OutLoud
Hear Sir Arnold Wesker in conversation with Judi Herman in 2013
Moses, Mods and Mr Fish: A guided audio tour of the Jewish Museum's exhibition about the menswear revolution.

JR Blog
As the death of Sir Arnold Wesker is announced, JR Arts Editor Judi Herman remembers sharing lunch and confidences with the great playwright.
Review: Les Blancs **** Beauty and terror out of Africa in Yael Farber's production of Lorraine Hansberry's play.


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Einstein a go-go
Katy Price explores Einstein's Zionism; Marcus du Sautoy hails his hero

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Street fighting men
Judi Herman meets two former members of the notorious 43 Group

To sample more articles see A taste of JR.