Variety

Pride is the Mood

"Pride is the Mood" seeks to encapsulate and celebrate queer Jewish experiences and art. Enjoy the view!  Featuring work from  (clockwise) Cliel Shdaimah, Or Har-Gil, Jess Nora, Rachel Epstein and Sadie Epstein-Fine,…

Jess Nora

One of the many worlds Jess Nora creates in is Judaica, making unique dreidels and genderless beaded kippot. Jess began this series when looking for a yarmulke that they felt connected with…

Arcadia

Because of COVID-19, my family and I had to limit our mobility in urban spaces. At the same time, we did escape to the nature. We returned to parks and valleys seeking…

Re-enchantment

Re-Enchantment    1. The rain knows it is nourishing the earth, like poetry knows plains,  like each blade of grass has an angel next to it whispering grow.   2. You don’t…

Judaïca—Between Dark & Light

From Sandra Encaoua's exhibition Judaïca—Between Dark & Light. Header image design by Orly Zebak. Artwork courtesy of Sandra Encaoua. 

I remember

I remember  By Sofie Kreidstein    I remember seeds  yet to sprout  just waiting  waiting  waiting for a rainy day    their blossoming  cut short  left to fertilize  the ground on which…

Bar Mitzvah Boy

Reprinted with permission from Playwrights of Canada Press, is an excerpt from Mark Leiren-Young's Bar Mitzvah Boy (Scenes 14-17). Before you reach the excerpt you'll find details on the production's history and…

Assimilation & Integration

Assimilation My mother has no idea   where I went during temple. There was a secret door behind the small chapel; it led to Blockbuster—   I ate Sour Patch Watermelons during…

A card spread for the in-between days

We are currently in the period of time known as the Omer, a 49-day stretch bridging the holidays of Passover and Shavuot. During this time, our ancestors wandered in the desert after…

Jewish Zine Archive: Featuring Matao Dreskin

From the Jewish Zine Archive collection This zine from Matao Dreskin is printed on a single sheet of 11x17 paper and folds out into a full size poster. Matao Dreskin a Japanese…

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