Saturday, July 23, 2016 Tammuz 17, 5776

The sensual pleasures of Paris, with a twist
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When French Seduction appeared in my office several months ago, I very nearly let out a shout of pure joy. At last, here was a writer who was going to tackle French culture and society head on and reveal the whole naked truth. And, perhaps best of all, the writer, Eunice Lipton, happened to be Jewish, and her expertise was...
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Ryan Teitman, JE Feature
For students who have entered the Mordechai Anielewicz Creative Arts Competition over the years, the pen and the brush have always been the main modes of expression to convey what they have learned about the Holocaust. But this year was different; among the poems, stories, paintings and sculptures submitted for the 2007 contest, a new medium cropped up: a podcast...
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The Mural Arts Program and the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia are teaming up to beautify the walls of a South Philadelphia public school with a talmudic-inspired image that will be painted as part of a community event set to occur in the fall. The 1,200-square-foot mural project is being funded by Federation and the City of Philadelphia, which provides...
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Here's is a no-brainer for a Brainiac: Lizzie Weiss, 22, who graduated from UC at Irvine with a degree in drama in just 21/2 years, just graduated from small shows to the big time in "High School Musical," as a member of the Brainiacs, one of the smart weapons/students who dot this delight of a dancical opening July 12 at...
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"There or Here" playwright Jennifer Maisel knows her place in the arena that is the MySpace for manuscripts. Her latest effort -- part of the just premiered PlayPenn annual new play development conference being held through July 22 at the Adrienne in Center City -- is out there on the topic of outsourcing, dressed as it is in the human...
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