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Sarajevo Haggadah

Bosnian Sephardic Jews - Few But Influential

Stephen Schwartz | Posted 05.18.2014 | Religion
Stephen Schwartz

Sephardic voices continue to be heard in Bosnia-Herzegovina, providing an important alternative to a clogged system, obstructed progress, and hopelessness.

Besieged by an Agenda: The Sarajevo Haggadah

Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey | Posted 04.13.2013 | World
Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey

The trust and hope that I and others deposited with western democracies remains an illusion. Disillusioned with the Dayton Accords and current political delineations, BiH's citizens will have to recapture their own future through a revitalized, open political process.

600-Year-Old Jewish Manuscript A No-Show

AP | AIDA CERKEZ | Posted 04.08.2013 | Religion

SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina — Officials in charge of Bosnia's national monuments said Wednesday they rejected an offer by New York's Metropolit...

Museum Closes After 124 Years

AP | AIDA CERKEZ | Posted 12.04.2012 | Arts

SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina — It survived the breakup of the Austrian empire, two world wars, the longest city siege in modern history and a bl...

Bosnian Cultural Heritage Under Peacetime Threat

Stephen Schwartz | Posted 01.19.2012 | World
Stephen Schwartz

The erasure of Bosnian collective memory attempted by fire almost 20 years ago may be accomplished finally by political intrigue and neglect.

Why You Should Write in Your Books Now

Steve Leveen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Steve Leveen

If you have children or other loved ones who will someday inherit your books, you should write in them now. You need to know this: your handwriting inside your books may be their passport to preservation.