Gross, who will receive a $1,000 cash prize, told Alma that the insulated lives of the people of Kreskol were in part drawn from the enclosed non-Lubavitch Hasidic communities he’s encountered.
From the surrender of Spain to the court of Suleiman the Magnificent and beyond, they were there.
Under the suspension, the library will stop the lending of books and close reading rooms.
The Haganah’s Camp Yona was located in northern Tel Aviv, on a site occupied by a luxurious hotel today; this was the location for a string of historic events.
The National Library of Israel, in coordination with the Arcadia Fund, has announced a major initiative to open digital access to over 2,500 rare Islamic manuscripts and books.
Educational companies in Israel and around the world are offering compromised services due to the novel coronavirus.
Published in 1962, “The Snowy Day” tells the story of a young boy named Peter who experiences the magic of freshly fallen snow in the streets of his urban neighborhood
It will feature approximately 1,000 books, including essays, biographies, testimonies on antisemitism and novels
Dewey, reportedly did not allow Jews, African Americans, or other minorities into the Lake Placid Club, which he owned.
Famous poets, forgotten writers and a tour of the little-seen underground library archives will be featured for the upcoming Hebrew Book Week.