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    The Nativity Story: Responses of an Interfaith Couple

    By Tracy Hahn-Burkett

    Review of The Nativity Story, which relates the events leading up to Jesus’ birth, by an interfaith couple.

    Date: 12-04-2006

    A Play That Illumines a Generation

    By Lisa Traiger

    Review of Spring Forward, Fall Back, a play that asks whether secular Jewish identity is sustainable over the generations.

    Date: 11-30-2006

    Interview with Scott Simon

    By Ronnie Friedland

    Audio interview with Scott Simon, host of National Public Radio’s "Weekend Edition Saturday."

    Date: 11-30-2006

    NPR Host Scott Simon: Riding on Airwaves

    By Jeff Rubin

    Profile of a National Public Radio host Scott Simon, who adopted an Asian girl and whose mother was Catholic and father was Jewish.

    Date: 11-30-2006

    Happy Ever After

    By Pat Sherman

    Profile of Elinor Lipman, a successful Austen-esque author who writes about intermarried couples who, horror of horrors, live happily ever after.

    Date: 11-16-2006

    Interview with Elinor Lipman

    By Ronnie Friedland

    Audio interview with Elinor Lipman, author of My Latest Grievance.

    Date: 11-15-2006

    Jew-Bu Detective Story Blends Two Cultures

    By Michael Fox

    Profile of Marc Rosenbush, writer-director of Zen Noir, a movie about a private detective investigating a death in a small Buddhist enclave.

    Date: 11-15-2006

    Q&A with Jim Keen, Author of Inside Intermarriage

    By Ronnie Friedland

    Audio interview with Jim Keen, the author of Inside Intermarriage, a book about his experiences as a Protestant man raising Jewish children in an interfaith family.

    Date: 11-02-2006

    A Moment with... Ruth Prawler Jhabvala

    By Nonna Gorilovskaya

    Interview with Ruth Prawer Jhabvala, the Jewish screenwriter of Howards End and A Room with a View, who fled the Nazis and is married to an Indian Parsi architect.

    Date: 10-26-2006

    How Children's Books Can Help Intermarried Families Handle the December Holidays

    By Cheryl F. Coon

    Professional advice and review of three children’s books about Jewish children dealing with feeling left out of Christmas celebrations.

    Date: 10-26-2006

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