Two painters, two Jews, two friends
Two exhibitions running from this month celebrate the art of two famous Jewish artists, Modigliani and Soutine
Friday, November 17, 2017
At 80, Stoppard hints at his ﬁrst-ever Jewish play
Thursday, November 9, 2017
‘You don’t forget a Leibovitz image’
Friday, October 27, 2017
Is Schindler’s List fatally flawed?
Matisyahu: He's lost his locks but found a voice
The power of humour and how to spot a Jew
Why I won’t be having surgery to make my ‘Jewis...
The émigrés with designs on British icons
Jewish refugees dominated British graphic design in the 1940s, creating many of our most iconic symbols. Julia Weiner, co-curator of a new exhibition of their work explains how this came about
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Interview: Matt Lucas
“I don’t look down on people who do believe, but I can’t pretend to feel something when I don’t feel it. I don’t want to be a hypocrite and I don’t want to be fake.”
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Ivor Weiss: Capturing his past
A triple bypass acted as a catalyst inspiring artist Ivor Weiss to start capturing pictures from his childhood Now a new exhibition displays his work.
Tuesday, October 3, 2017
The art of being Frank
Art collector Frank Cohen has an exhibition at London's poshest grocer's. Julia Weiner had an exclusive tour.
Monday, October 2, 2017
Adam Kay: This is going to hurt
Adam Kay's new book tells the story of his move from medicine to comedy.
The one with the multi-generational appeal
Friends is the TV show that works for all ages according to our writers
Monday, September 18, 2017
The psychology of a sports shirt
In his latest Jewniversity column on leading Jewish academics, David Edmonds explores the work of psychologist Steve Reicher
‘I want to give Israel a positive image’
Jenni Frazer meets the artist creating a unique artwork to mark the 100th anniversary of the Balfour Declaration
Thursday, September 7, 2017
Interview: Nicole Krauss
The award-winning novelist tells Anne Joseph why both she and Franz Kafka haunt the pages of her latest book
Kings of the comic books
Two Jewish writers helped create a pantheon of comics characters that has come to dominate modern popular culture
Friday, August 25, 2017
An exhibition of Shoah-inspired graphic art in Paris is fascinating, says Sarah Lightman, but where were the female artists?
Interview: Daniel Levin
People follow shiny objects, says political writer Daniel Levin, 'and the latest shiny object is Trump'
Friday, August 18, 2017
Interview: Arlene Phillips
“I don’t believe in destiny. But what I do think is that if you listen with your ears, and look with your eyes, something that doesn’t appear to be an opportunity can lead to one.”
Al Roth: Matching the market from dates to organs
In his latest Jewniversity Corner column, David Edmonds examines the theories of economist Al Roth
Thursday, August 17, 2017
Josef Herman: art from the valleys
A Jewish emigre artist who settled in South Wales was taken to the local community's heart with his pictures of working men. Carole Morgan Hopkin remembers a family friend.
Carole Morgan Hopkin
Thursday, August 3, 2017
Dustin Hoffman at 80
Dustin Hoffman turns 80 on August 8. David Robson celebrates his career.
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