It's an exciting time for Yiddish scholarship. The YIVO Institute for Jewish Research has announced the start of its YIVO Vilna Project, a $5.25 million, 15-year endeavor to unite, at last, a collection of treasured documents that has been separated by an ocean for half a century .
Last week, HBO and CBS both announced plans for stand-alone online services, leading to much chatter about the end of cable TV as we know it.
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A 1955 obituary of Turing from the Royal Society is fascinating for what it leaves out of the first draft of history.
Highlights from the American Bar Association's publication, The Urban Lawyer
The Royal Shakespeare Company's adaptation of Hilary Mantel's best-selling historical novel Wolf Hall comes to Broadway.
MacArthur Fellow Sarah Deer discusses her legal work in preventing sexual violence among the Native American population.
For the past two months, I have been on a researching road trip through the West and Southwest—Colorado, ...
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