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R enaissance VOLUME 7 ISSUE OCTOBER 2007

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LE TTERS FROM THE EDITOR W H A T 'S NEW D IF F E R E N T WAYS OF BEING JEW IS H Under One Roof Ros Abramsky on the Oxford community

ORTHODOX CREATIVITY 10 B reaking the S ile nce

A b ig a i l Wood exp lo re s O rth odox w om en 's c re a t iv i ty in song Judi Herman in te rv ie w s a r t is t G it l Braun and Golda Zafer-S m ith ta lk s to a r t is t Anna F inchas

15 THE JEW S OF V IENNA 16 Timeline Judith Mirzoeff 17 Anschluss

Memories o f Otto Deutsch and Stella Mann 18 Why so talented?

Philipp Blom explains the Jewish contribution to Viennese culture 19 Stephan Zweig on Theodor Herzl 20 Salomon Sulzer Malcolm Miller

The Korngolds 21 Freud's Jewish Community

Stephen Frosh 22 A Community with a Future

Doron Rabinovici 23 In Vienna now

Janet Levin talks to Rabbi Chaim Eisenberg, Warren Rozenzweig, Inge Maux, Eleonore Lappin, Joanna Nittenberg Yvonne Feiger 26 Restitution at last Janet Levin

Young Austrians make amends Irene Newton 28 The Ephemerality o f History in

Holograms Ian Lancaster For Visitors

SHYLOCK FOR TODAY PAGE 40

DAUGHTERS OF ISRAEL PAGE 44

JEWS OF VIENNA PAGE 15

FILM 38 UKJFF comes to Town

London’s New Wave David Russell on young film-makers THEATRE 40 Shylock fo r Today

Judi Herman talks to Julia Pascal, Arnold Wesker and Henry Goodman Family Connections 42 Judi Herman talks to the authors of

Lotte's Journey and Parade 43 Israeli Theatre a t the National

Golda Zafer-Smith talks to Hannah Eidinow ART 44 Daughters o f Israel Angela Levine on the changing face o f feminist art BOOKS 4 6 Classic Choice

David Herman on Portnoy’s Complaint 47 Adrift, Misunderstood, Dysfunctional

Maureen Kendler on British-Jewish Writing in the 1960s 48 Marge Clouts reviews Sarah's Key 49 David Herman on Exit Ghost;

Peter Falush on Antisemitism: The Generic Hatred 50 Young Readers My Guardian Angel rev iew ed by Nancy-Luz Toff 50 E r ic a Gordon on Motifs o f Curagao 51 Books in B r ie f

POETRY 52 Poetry Review

Barry Davis on a new Stencl collection 53 Liz Cashdan chooses from readers’

submissions LETTER FROM ISRAEL 54 View from a Music Teacher

Melody Amsel-Arieli FOOD 55 Viennese Bakery

Tomi Komoly finds his grandmother’s recipes LAST WORDS 56 A L ittle Meshuggas

Julian S inclair

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