Jewish Journal

Rachel Kadish

  • The Shadows of Another Time

    April 20, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    Before World War II, some 60,000 Jews lived in Krakow, Poland. More than 54,000 perished during the Holocaust and virtually no Jews remain there today. Writer Rachel Kadish, whose family once owned a hotel in the Tatra Mountains, journeyed to Poland in 1998 and again in 2001 to...

  • Guilt Judo

    October 6, 2005 | 8:00 pm

    Rosh Hashanah dinner. My friend -- like me, the grandchild of Holocaust survivors -- settles into the seat next to his grandfather. The two exchange pleasantries. Then my friend mentions that he's recently taken his toddler on her first choo-choo ride.

    "Trains," says the grandfather....