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    Klezmer with a Side of Salsa

    By Larry Luxner

    Profile of Roberto Juan Rodriguez, a Catholic Cuban who grew up among Jews who is fusing klezmer and Cuban salsa.

    Date: 01-25-2007

    God Is Great, I'm Not: A Review

    By Ronnie Friedland

    Review of God is Great; I’m Not, about an interfaith relationship that grows rocky when the Catholic girlfriend’s interest in Judaism grows in contrast to her Jewish boyfriend’s identity conflict and personal shame.

    Date: 01-22-2007

    Faithless: a Riveting, but Flawed Film

    By Ronnie Friedland

    Review of Faithless, a film about a woman who strays from her interfaith marriage through an affair, a story evoked from the personal life story of Ingmar Bergman.

    Date: 01-22-2007

    Brother Born Again: A Review

    By Ronnie Friedland

    A review of Brother Born Again, a film that explores how a child brought up in a secular Jewish environment turns to Christianity after the traumatic death of his father.

    Date: 01-22-2007

    A Trumpet in the Wadi

    By Ronnie Friedland

    Review of the Israeli film A Trumpet in the Wadi  about a romance between a Christian-Arab woman and a Jewish man.

    Date: 01-22-2007

    "Once and Again": A TV Series about a Divorced, Interfaith Couple

    By Ronnie Friedland

    Review of "Once and Again," a television show about a divorced interfaith family.

    Date: 01-22-2007

    "Material Girl" Goes Mystical: Madonna Makes Israel Pilgrimage

    By Dina Kraft

    Commentary on Madonna’s Kabbalah-inspired visit to Israel.

    Date: 01-22-2007

    Will America's Loving Embrace Lead to the End of Judaism?

    By Jonathan Groner

    Review of Jew vs. Jew: The Struggle for the Soul of American Jewry by Samuel G. Freedman, a recent history of the fall of the ethnic Eastern-European collective Jewish identity, and what Judaism looks like in America today.

    Date: 01-20-2007

    Two Books That Teach about Judaism

    By Cheryl F. Coon

    Reviews of Tastes of Jewish Tradition, by Jody Hirsh et al, and Look What I See! Where Can I Be? AT THE SYNAGOGUE, by Dia L. Michels, reference works for those seeking answers to questions about Jewish holidays, ritual, and going to synag

    Date: 01-20-2007

    The Whys and Wherefores of Being Jewish: Review of The Jewish Book of Why

    By Marlena Thompson

    Review of The Jewish Book of Why, by Alfred J. Kolatch, a compendium of questions and answers regarding Jewish customs, culture, and spirituality.

    Date: 01-20-2007

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