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So Long, Leonard Cohen—Holy Sinner, Poet, Friend

Nov 11, 2016 in Daily Beast

The Many Sides of Bob Dylan: A Nobel Laureate in Six Songs

Oct 13, 2016 in Daily Beast

Taylor Mac: Queer Artist-Shaman-Historian of the Century. Make That Two Centuries.

Oct 6, 2016 in Daily Beast

Leonard Cohen’s New Biblical Dirge Is Among His Best Songs Ever

Sep 21, 2016 in Daily Beast

Welcoming Everything You Experience (with Koshin Paley Ellison)

Mar 1, 2016 in Huffington Post

Forgiveness Is Good for You—So Why Can’t You Do It?

Sep 6, 2015 in Daily Beast

The Nakedness of the Bible

May 24, 2015 in Forward

No ghost in the machine: Anti-humanism of “Ex Machina” makes it the post-Christian film of the year

May 8, 2015 in Washington Post

A Haggadah for Just About Every Taste

Mar 27, 2015 in Forward

How Hasidism Bridges Boundary Between Christianity and Judaism

Feb 4, 2015 in Forward

How ‘Klinghoffer’ Stereotypes Both Sides

Oct 27, 2014 in Forward

The Real Enemy of Marital Bliss Are Those Most Opposed to Marriage Equality

Oct 25, 2014 in Daily Beast

Live-Blogging The Rapture and the Demise of Nicolas Cage

Oct 16, 2014 in Forward

How Ruth Calderon Transforms Israeli Politics — and Talmud

Sep 12, 2014 in Forward

What ‘Dead Poets Society’ Taught Me About Living Deliberately

Aug 12, 2014 in Forward

‘Magic in the Moonlight’ Isn’t That Bad and Neither Is Woody Allen

Aug 5, 2014 in Forward

Richard Linklater’s ‘Boyhood’ Captures the Spirit of the Time

Jul 24, 2014 in Forward

How We Know the Bible Was Written by Human Hands

Jun 22, 2014 in Forward

233 Reasons Why Bob Dylan Is Right To Detest His Fans

Jun 3, 2014 in Forward

Reb Zalman’s December Song

Apr 23, 2014 in Forward

When Jesus Died at Auschwitz

Apr 17, 2014 in Forward

Lars Von Trier’s ‘Nymph()maniac’ Is Uncomfortable But Thought-Provoking

Apr 14, 2014 in Forward

Noah v. Kitschy Jesus: A Tale of Two Movies

Mar 27, 2014 in Religion Dispatches

The Surprising Jewish Flavor of Hayao Miyazaki, King of Japanese Animation

Mar 6, 2014 in Forward

Philip Glass Is Getting Older — for Better or Worse

Feb 1, 2014 in Forward

Yes, Marina Abramović Is Selling Out—and That’s OK

Dec 18, 2013 in The Atlantic

“Hunger Games” Is a Tea Party Dystopia

Dec 5, 2013 in Daily Beast

Seeking Harmony and Finding Transcendence at The Cloisters

Nov 15, 2013 in Forward

Will Mindfulness Change the World? Daniel Goleman Isn’t Sure

Nov 14, 2013 in Religion Dispatches

Beat Poet Finally Found What He Was Looking For

Oct 23, 2013 in Forward

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