Visual Arts

Else “Yva” Neulander-Simon

Remembering Else “Yva” Neulander-Simon and her photography. Born in Germany on January 26, 1990, she was murdered, along with her husband during the Holocaust. The image below is of the “stolperstein” (“stumbling block memorial “) located at her last home in Berlin.

To learn more about Yva and her work, please visit https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yva

Attribution: By OTFW, Berlin (Own work) [GFDL (http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/fdl.html) or CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

 

Music

Neil Diamond

The Jazz Singer

Happy birthday to Neil Diamond, born January 24, 1941. May your music continue to bring all of us strength for many years to come.

To listen to The Jazz Singer soundtrack and other Diamond songs, please visit his official site at http://www.neildiamond.com/music/jazz-singer/