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Out and About: Pearl Buck's Jewish Novel; Robert Moses, the Musical

By Ezra Glinter

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  • Get ready for the Robert Moses musical.

  • Find out what the New York Times best sellers were the week you were born (or any week, really).

  • HEEB talks to Eve Annenberg, whose film “Romeo and Juliet in Yiddish” (discussed in the Forward here) will screen on January 16 at the New York Jewish Film Festival.

  • New research shows that Wilhelm von Bode (1845-1929), the namesake of the Bode Museum in Berlin, was — get this — an anti-Semite.


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