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A Speck of Light and the Capacity to Remember the Holocaust

Jack Levison | Posted 06.25.2014 | Books
Jack Levison

In light of Holocaust Remembrance Day, two books in particular introduce readers to otherwise unnamed people who endured the Holocaust.

DVD Reviews of Les Vampires and Korczak

Dan Lybarger | Posted 11.07.2012 | Entertainment
Dan Lybarger

The appeal for silent movies comes not from imagining how a moldy piece of nitrate might have entertained our great grandparents more than staring at a blank wall but in catching a unique type of storytelling that's just about impossible to pull off today.

A Call To Remember From The Depths Of Our Jewish Soul

Chief Rabbi Lord Sacks | Posted 06.17.2012 | Religion
Chief Rabbi Lord Sacks

As a people, we not only share a covenant of faith we also share a covenant of fate. Today, as the number of Shoah survivors sadly declines, the duty of remembrance falls on our generation and on future generations not yet born.

Christmas With Claude Lanzmann's 'Shoah'

Laura Silver | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Laura Silver

Before the blizzard hit New York, I had my own watershed moment: Christmas with Shoah, Claude Lanzmann's nine-hour epic, which returned to the big screen on its 25th anniversary.