Arts & Culture

Goldblatt lecture a mix of humour and pathos

This year’s Lillian and Marvin Goldblatt Lecture in Jewish Studies, presented in October by McMaster University’s Department of Religious Studies and The Socrates Project, exemplified how Soviet Jews used satirical music to sing in the face of the atrocities of war.

Hamilton Jewish Film Festival finds a new home

The Hamilton Jewish Film Festival will run March 21-22, 2020 at The Westdale and feature films from around the world.

Shtetl on the Grand

Recently, an ad hoc committee has formed to popularize historian Gerald Tulchinsky's memoir and to interpret Brantford’s Jewish history.

Reclaiming his heritage

Slawomir Grunberg beamed as he looked out at the Hamilton audience after a screening of his film “Karski and the Lords of Humanity.”

Mixed media artist joins Dundas studio tour

Tzvia Devor doesn’t remember choosing to pursue art. She just always knew it was what she wanted to do.