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APRIL 2019

Feature:  The Israeli New Wave: Michael Aloni, Nadav Netz, Moshe Ashkenazi, Tomer Kapon in When Heroes Fly.  Courtesy of Keshet Studios

Feature: The Israeli New Wave: Michael Aloni, Nadav Netz, Moshe Ashkenazi, Tomer Kapon in When Heroes Fly. Courtesy of Keshet Studios

FEATURE: THE ISRAELI NEW WAVE

From sweeping works of fiction, to Netflix dramas and drone technology, Israeli writers, producers and innovators are reshaping our ideas about what it means to be Israeli in the 21st century. David Herman reports on this burst of creativity

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JANUARY 2019

Lucie Rie potting on the wheel in her studio at Albion Mews, 1951.  Image kindly provided by the Crafts Study Centre, University for the Creative Arts

Lucie Rie potting on the wheel in her studio at Albion Mews, 1951. Image kindly provided by the Crafts Study Centre, University for the Creative Arts

Feature: The refugees who transformed British culture

Insiders/Outsiders is a year-long festival celebrating the contribution to British life of the refugees who fled Nazi Europe. It is a timely commemoration, says Daniel Snowman

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OCTOBER 2018

Elias Fasja, Monica Unikel-Fasja, Isidoro Hamui, Benjamin Laniado, Carlos Metta and Fanny Sarfati  ©BeatRiz Sokol; ©Claudia Cruz Barigelli

Elias Fasja, Monica Unikel-Fasja, Isidoro Hamui, Benjamin Laniado, Carlos Metta and Fanny Sarfati ©BeatRiz Sokol; ©Claudia Cruz Barigelli

Passport: “We are creating new ways to be Jewish”

Mexico City has a dynamic and creative Jewish community. Rebecca Taylor meets some of its cultural movers and shakers 

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JULY 2018

What's New:  Hannah (Lena Dunham) with a copy of Roth’s When She Was Good, in Girls

What's New: Hannah (Lena Dunham) with a copy of Roth’s When She Was Good, in Girls

WHAT’S NEW: LIFE AFTER ROTH?

With the death of Philip Roth in May, America lost one of its literary greats. But, says Mike Witcombe, it’s time to embrace a new generation of novelists whose outlook offers a refreshingly diverse picture of Jewish American life.

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