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eduard gurevich

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eduard gurevich

eduard gurevich

 

Still Life with Judaica

Still Life with Judaica

Old Warshaw, Jewish Shoemaker

Old Warshaw, Jewish Shoemaker

Morning Talmudist

Morning Talmudist

 

website: eduard gurevich Art gallery.

from “Poland/1931” by Jerome Rothenberg

Posted by Radical Jew on April 28, 2014 with No Comments

from POLAND/1931

via from "Poland/1931" by Jerome Rothenberg.

Harry Houdini (March 24th, 1874-October 31, 1926

Posted by Radical Jew on March 25, 2014 with 1 Comment

Wikipedia       Handcuff Bridge Jump      

Remembering Daniel Pearl

Posted by Radical Jew on February 1, 2014 with No Comments

     

Soon There Will Be No Survivors

Posted by Radical Jew on January 27, 2014 with No Comments

Soon There Will Be No Survivors.

Seltzer

Posted by Radical Jew on January 2, 2014 with No Comments

For Walter Backerman, seltzer is more than a drink. It’s the embodiment of his family. As a third generation seltzer man, he follows the same route as his grandfather. But after 90 years of business, Walter may be the last seltzer man. See the project at http://mediastorm.com/training/remember-these-days

75 Years Ago: Kristallnacht /Death Fugue by Paul Celan, and a brief film.

Posted by Radical Jew on November 9, 2013 with No Comments

Death Fugue Black milk of daybreak we drink it at sundown we drink it at noon in the morning we drink it at night we drink it and drink it we dig a grave in the breezes there one lies unconfined A man lives in the house he plays with the serpents he writes he […]

Walk to Ceasaria

Posted by Radical Jew on November 7, 2013 with No Comments

My God, My God, may these things never end, the sand and the sea, the rustle of the waters, the flash in the heavens, the prayer of Man.      by Hannah Senesh, executed by firing squad on this date in 1944.   Regina Spektor’s rendition of the poem:

Lou Reed and Red Shirley | Jewish Currents

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April 12: Lou Reed and Red Shirley | Jewish Currents.

Bruno Schulz

Posted by Radical Jew on October 16, 2013 with No Comments

The Stories of Bruno Schulz, translated by John Curran Davis The Legend of Bruno Schulz, NEW YORKER Behind Fairy Tale Drawings, Walls Talk of Unspeakable Cruelty, NY TIMES  

Barbez – Shibboleth

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Inquisition Teapot

Posted by Radical Jew on July 11, 2013 with No Comments

I got this from grandfather before he died. First used by hidden Jews during the inquisition, it is shaped like a teapot, but contains many secret Judaica pieces. The Hidden Synagogue. – Imgur.

Sometimes I dream in Yiddish

Posted by Radical Jew on June 23, 2012 with 3 Commentsas , , ,

Sometimes I dream in Yiddish. It’s so long since I lived in a house where it was spoken. When my grandparents died–and they went young–it stopped. I never speak it now. I couldn’t. I can just barely understand it. But when I hear it, I feel oddly at home in the sound of it in […]