AJL – Mapping my Judaic Studies Career in China: An Academic...

Feature Mapping my Judaic Studies Career in China An Academic Confession by Lihong Song     How did I start my interest in Jewish subjects and eventually become a Jewish...

AJL – Writer’s Desk – Holy People in the Taxi –...

Writer's Desk Holy People in the Taxi by Erica Lyons The streets of Hong Kong’s Wan Chai district are bustling with traffic. Yet people seem to be...

AJL – Best of AJL – Toward Jerusalem with and Easterly...

Best of AJL Towards Jerusalem with an Easterly View Taglit-Birthright's shifting focus by Gidi Mark There is no doubt that some of the fastest growing Jewish communities around...

AJL – In an Ancient Land: Trade and Synagogues in South...

Feature In An Ancient Land Trade and Synagogues in South India by Dr. Shalva Weil Paradesi Synagogue 2010, photo courtesy of Shalva Weil Interior Pardesi Synagogue Sherds at the Pattanam...

AJL – The Tomb of Rachel: The Bene Israel Connection Wanderers,...

Feature The Tomb of Rachel - The Bene Israel Connection Wanderers, emissaries, matriarchs and a holy site by Dr. Shalva Weil Postcard of the Tomb of Rachel In...

AJL – Poetry & Photography – Issue 6

Poetry & Photography by Allison Heiliczer Childhood in China In a sea of Chinese, awaiting my visa. Two hours pass, a sweet ounce of childhood Dances around me. Running with red...

AJL- How I Moved to India and Rediscovered my Judaism: A...

Writers Desk How I Moved to India and Rediscovered my Judaism A JDC Jewish Service Corps Volunteer reflects by Jeanine Buzali Jeanine Buzali and Mumbai Indian-Jewsh friends ...

AJL – FINDING A LOST TRIBE OF ISRAEL IN INDIA: The...

FEATURE FINDING A LOST TRIBE OF ISRAEL IN INDIA The long road home by Michael Freund Michael Freund with Bnei Menashe children in India Bnei Menashe at Kotel Bnei Menashe...

AJL – Never Forget, Never Forgive In Feudal Japan: Not a...

Feature Never Forget, Never Forgive In Feudal Japan Not a comic social commentary by Erica Lyons     An image often has the power to transcend words. With beautiful, bold, black...

AJL – Why Japan Will Never Forget – Issue 1

FEATURED ARTICLE Why Japan Will Never Forget by Jayne Kim Schrantz George Brady and Fumiko Ishioka The story of Hana Brady’s suitcase and its journey from World War II...