AJL – Letter from the Editor – Issue 17

LETTER FROM THE EDITOR Dear Readers: Welcome to the 17th issue of Asian Jewish Life. As I write this letter I am preparing to attend the...

Asian Jewish Life – Journey to the Other Side of the...

  Writer's Desk Journey to the Other Side of the World Excerpted from “Shanghai, Before and After the Fall-Caught Between Two Chairs” by Fredy...

Asian Jewish Life – A Look at Hong Kong’s Military Cemeteries:...

Research by Howard Elias, Mark Ellison, Alistaire Hayman and Erica Lyons Sai Wan War Cemetery Inside Hong Kong’s Ohel Leah Synagogue is a...

Asian Jewish Life – A Journey of 1000 Miles: The Start...

by Faith Beckerman Goldman Kindergarten class photo in Shanghai, Robert is circled in the top row

Asian Jewish Life – The Walter Kaufmann Story: The Exile Who...

by Dr. Shalva Weil This article is the second in a series...

Asian Jewish Life – The Jews of Bollywood: How Jews Established...

by Navras Jaat Aafreedi This is the story of the rise and...

Asian Jewish Life – Interview with Tracy Slater – Issue 17

Interview with Tracy Slater On Writing, Love and Judaism in Japan by Melissa Uchiyama

Letter from the Editor – Issue 17

In this issue, we will take a general tour of the region touching on Shanghai, Hong Kong, Japan and India. As it happens, many...

Writer’s Desk: Journey to the Other Side of the World

The S.S. Scharnhorst slowly entered Shanghai Harbour while many of the passengers stood on deck watching their approach into the harbor. The smell and...