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Music in Conflict by Nili Belkind

Music in Conflict by Nili Belkind

Palestine, Israel and the Politics of Aesthetic Production Music in Conflict studies the complex relationship of musical culture to political life in Palestine-Israel, where conflict has both shaped and claimed the lives of Palestinians and...

Hanukkah: The Fes­ti­val of Lights by Bon­nie Bad­er

Hanukkah: The Fes­ti­val of Lights by Bon­nie Bad­er

Illustrator: Joanie Stone It’s Hanukkah time! Preschoolers will learn all about how people celebrate Hanukkah–from eating latkes, spinning dreidels, exchanging gifts, and lighting the menorah. And they’ll also learn why they celebrate–from the destruction of the Temple, the...

Wise Tales From the Jewish World by Uri Kaplan

Wise Tales From the Jewish World by Uri Kaplan

The Essential Collection This book contains fifty-five of the most engaging fables and parables the Jewish tradition has to offer. It includes ancient tales taken from the Talmud and the Midrash, parables articulated by...