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Doctoral Dissertation Application 2012

Meet the 2012 Maurice and Marilyn Cohen Doctoral Dissertation Fellowships in Jewish Studies grantees! We are proud to announce the 2012-2013 Maurice and Marilyn Cohen Doctoral Dissertation Fellows: 1) Adi Mahalel (Columbia University, Yiddish Literature) “The Birth of a Jewish Radical: … read more »

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The New Jewish Culture Network Presents:

The Foundation for Jewish Culture and its league of performing arts presenters have commissioned Monajat (Fervent Prayer), a multimedia concert by composer, singer, and scholar Galeet Dardashti which will tour the United States in September 2011.  Monajat, an evening of … read more »

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AAJ

Preparations at the American Academy in Jerusalem are in full swing, getting ready for the Academy’s launch right after the High Holidays on October 23.  Click to read more about our newest program, and the amazing work we have in … read more »

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CultureShuk

Have you visited the CultureShuk, the blog of the Foundation for Jewish Culture?  Find the BLOG button above for everything we can’t fit on here: videos, photos, news, and more – all the very latest in Jewish culture!

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The Canary in the Coal Mine, Or, Will History Repeat Itself?

From President & CEO Elise Bernhardt: I came to the Jewish world five years ago, when JDub was the big cultural kid on the block and the Six Points Fellowship was starting with close to a million dollars in support … read more »

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American Academy in Jerusalem

The Foundation for Jewish Culture announces the 2011 Fellows of the American Academy of Jerusalem: Lynne Avadenka, Donald Byrd, David Karnovsky, and David Herskovits! Proud to be participating in the cultural life of Jerusalem while supporting American artists.

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Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness A Critics’ Pick!

Congratulations to Joseph Dorman and Film Fund grant recipient Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness for being named a Critics’ Pick in the New York Times! “Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness” is much more than a documentary biography of … read more »

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Crime After Crime is "Magnificent," New York Times Critics' Pick

2009 Film Fund grant recipient Crime After Crime goes into wide release across the country this month, bolstered by a glowing review in the New York Times and the designation of “Critics’ Pick.”  It has been a long and remarkable … read more »

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Announcing the American Academy in Jerusalem Fellows!

The Foundation for Jewish Culture is pleased to announce this year’s Fellows, selected from a pool of over 100 nominations by a distinguished panel.  The following remarkable artists will share their cultural talents, vision and expertise in order to foster … read more »

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