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PURIFICATION RITES

What cleaning our homes is really all about By Elissa Strauss         I like housework and I..

PRIESTLY SUBTEXTS

An actor explores how to announce a plague, or its purge By Zvi Sahar And he that owneth the house..


VIDEO SHORTS

LABA fellows Anita Glesta and Zvi Sahar respond to the wild in these video shorts


WHAT IS THIS?

ABOUT

LABA: A Laboratory for Jewish Culture is a program of the 14th Street Y that uses classic Jewish texts to inspire the creation of art, dialogue and study.

CALENDAR

Join us for LABAlive, our series of live events which feature cutting edge artwork and performances combined with provocative teachings.

FELLOWS

Every year LABA selects a group of culture-makers to take part in our house of study. Learn more about this year’s fellows and our yearly theme WAR + PEACE.