Arts & Culture

Book Review: Identity and family dysfunction set in 1992 Israel

Book Review: Former Ottawan’s story of identity and family dysfunction set in 1992 Israel

By Michael Regenstreif, Editor

Passport Control

By Gila Green

S&H Publishing

353 pages

It is 1992 and Miriam Gil, a 20-year-old university student is living at home in Ottawa with her widowed fa…

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“The Art of Bible Translation” by Robert Alter

‘Echoes of the Soul’ concert at KBI to feature works by Julian Dawes

Jewish-themed works of British composer Julian Dawes will be featured in the “Echoes of the Soul” concert, June 18, at Kehillat Beth Israel.