Nachum Gutman, an Israeli artist lauded with awards like the Israel Prize, has gone down in history as one of the Jewish state’s most beloved personalities.
'Hello again,' the familiar voice announced to audiences across the nation, 'this is Jack Benny.'
Yiddish theater's mission, at least for the Thomashefskys, who were political liberals, was progressive.
Even those who do not follow classical music have heard of Leonard Bernstein.
As a child of the Hollywood Blacklist and a refugee from McCarthyism, Joe Dassin traveled the opposite way to typical 20th century immigration.
Nowadays we learn the latest dance craze by watching YouTube. But in the early 1900’s, there was no such way to spread knowledge across the United States.
Celia Adler has a connection to the New York theater world that is fundamental to the Jewish artistic movement at the start of the 20th century.
In the course of his career, Eisner pretty much spanned the history of comics while remaining an innovator throughout all that time.
Camille Pissarro is considered the father of Impressionism, which sort of makes the most quintessentially French art movement half-Jewish.
There are few issues as emotionally charged and divisive among American Jews as the case of Jonathan Pollard.