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Graphic Details: Confessional Comics by Jewish Women will open at London’s Space Station 65 gallery in September!
Graphic Details, which I co-curated, is inspired by a story I wrote for the Forward. We’ve had successful runs in New York, San Francisco, Toronto, Washington, DC, Portland, and Miami Beach.
“The New York Jewish deli meets the 21st century, and the results are geshmak”, The Washington Post, July 20 2014
“Grumpy waiters, grimy rooms, so-so edibles? Fuhgeddaboutit. Gourmands are reinterpreting the foods of their forebears in thrilling new ways. And they’ve made Jewish food an unlikely hot ticket for New York’s famously fickle foodies.” More
“What’s happening to the Upper East Side? If restaurants like The East Pole keep opening, the neighborhood might actually become cool.” More
“’Call me Ishmael,’ declares one of the most famous opening sentences in Western literature. But what if the narrator of Herman Melville’s ‘Moby Dick’ was actually asking you to call him?” More
“As Thomas Erdelyi, he was the Budapest-born son of Holocaust survivors who settled in Forest Hills, Queens. But as Tommy Ramone, he became the leather-jacketed, rhythm-slashing backbone of The Ramones, arguably one of the most influential bands of the late 20th century.” More
“It may not have built a brand as big as Schwartz’s, but Bens Delicatessen looms large in the history of Jewish Montreal — and in the city’s cultural lore. Now, Montreal’s McCord Museum is paying tribute.” More