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Di Froyen

a new play in yinglish by Melissa Weisz and Malky Goldman Melissa and Malky talk about the journey they took in creating this important drama about one woman’s struggle for the right to reunite with her children.By  forcing the women in her family to face their demons...
Interview with Yiddish/Chasidish Guru Eli Rosen

Interview with Yiddish/Chasidish Guru Eli Rosen

“As a corporate lawyer stuck in an unhappy and unfulfilling environment, I felt that my creative soul was dying. David believed in me and gave me my first break. And my second. And my third. And then a funny thing happened—I started believing in myself, too. And soon...

A refuge for refugees

A concengtragtion camp that sheltered Jews from asll over Europe. I asked an Italian journalist  from Calabria to write up this article for Yom Hashoa. Here is the story she sent in. Ferramonti Camp: a history of peaceful coexistence in Calabria, during the Second...

Bubbe Maises באבע מעשות

My grandmother was a child of war and terror. As a young child in 1940’s Jerusalem, first under Ottoman Rule, then under the British Mandate she was kept indoors and hidden from sight. She was my great-grandmother’s miracle baby and my great-grandparents did...

אהין און אהער

צושטרויבלט בין איך אינגאנצןאיך וואק אהיןאיך וואק אהערארום און ארוםאון דערנאך נאכאמאלנישט איך וואק אויף די גראדע ווענטנאר די גראדע ווענט וואקן אויף מיראיך בין זייער פארנומען מיט טון גארנישטאון איך האלט מיך אין איין אפריעןווייל עס נעמט אסאל כח צו גארנישט טוןאפילו די...