Jewish American Heritage

Sholem Alecheim: Laughing in the Darkness

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 1:00pm

The collected stories of Sholem Aleichem (1859-1916) became the basis for Fiddler on the Roof, but there is much more to the author’s life than a Broadway melody.

Safe Haven

In 1944, 982 refugees from 18 European countries were brought to the United States as guests of President Franklin Roosevelt.

Great Performances: Rejoice with Itzhak Perlman and Cantor Yitzchak Meir Helfgot

Sun, 04/02/2017 - 3:00pm

Legendary violinist Itzhak Perlman and renowned cantor Yitzchak Meir Helfgot join forces for a musical exploration of liturgical and traditional works in new arrangements for both chamber orchestra and klezmer settings

In Jackson Heights

Fri, 01/06/2017 - 9:00pm

Visit Jackson Heights in Queens, New York, one of the most ethnically and culturally diverse communities in the United States and the world.

Hugs and Knishes: A Celebration of Our Jewish Foods and Traditions

Thu, 12/29/2016 - 4:00pm

Mouthwatering moments with a diverse range of Jewish families celebrate the importance of food as a cultural connection to the past, and a hope to maintain tradition in the future.

Willesden Lane Mother's Day Special

Sun, 05/08/2016 - 1:00pm

Based on her book, The Children of Willesden Lane, Willesden Lane Mother’s Day Special, tells the story of Mona Golabek’s own mother

INDEPENDENT LENS: My Nazi Legacy

Mon, 05/02/2016 - 10:00pm

Meet the sons of two Nazi war criminals who jointly were responsible for thousands of deaths.

Confronting Hatred: 70 Years After the Holocaust

Sun, 01/24/2016 - 9:00pm

In honor of International Holocaust Remembrance Day (January 27th), AM 1370 presents Confronting Hatred: 70 Years After the Holocaust on Sunday, January 24, 2016 at 9 p.m.

Super Why: Judith's Happy Chanukah

Wed, 12/09/2015 - 12:00pm

Join the Super Readers as they jump into a book about Hanukkah to learn more about the holiday.

Chanukah Lights 2015

Sun, 12/13/2015 - 9:00pm

Hosts Susan Stamberg and Murray Horwitz present their annual celebration of the holiday, complete with new stories by various authors.

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