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TWO ANGELINAS

On Dylan’s Angelinas and Isaiah’s Fast by Stephen Hazan Arnoff     There are two Angelinas in Bob Dylan’s musical..

JUICE CLEANSE

A contemporary fable by Sarah Seltzer Share    Izzy had tried fasting, the Atkins diet, the Paleo diet, veganism, lacto-ovo..

HEDEF

A musical exploration of time slowing down By Amir Shpilman http://yourlisten.com/LABA/hedef When we fast we choose to deny our physical..

TRUE FAST?

When I fast, I feel by Karen Hartman   Share  In my family, even the tiniest delay in eating was..

Help the Poor

On Dylan’s “John Wesley Harding” and Fortune’s Wheel Stephen Hazan Arnoff Share  John Wesley Harding may have been Bob Dylan’s most..

Lessons Gleaned from Sandy

Why do we waste our time with charity when we could be doing justice?  by Sarah Seltzer Share  During the..

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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.

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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.