Israel http://wunc.org en Jewish Poetry Set To Music http://wunc.org/post/jewish-poetry-set-music <p></p><p><span style="font-family: Tahoma; font-size: 15px; line-height: 1.5;">Poet Yehuda Amichai is one of Israel’s most acclaimed artists. His poems explore different aspects of the Jewish faith. American poet <a href="http://www.paulpines.com/">Paul Pines</a> also examines the many components of Judaism in his work. American musical composer <a href="http://www.danielasia.net/">Dan Asia</a> set both their works to music which will be performed tonight at <a href="http://www.elon.edu/e-net/Article/83980">Elon University</a>.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 15:41:33 +0000 Meghan Modafferi & Frank Stasio 31478 at http://wunc.org Jewish Poetry Set To Music Film Series Shines Light On 'The Real Israel' http://wunc.org/post/film-series-shines-light-real-israel <p>Israel is often seen through the lens of the Israeli-Palestinean conflict, or through the stories of the Holocaust.</p><p>Shai Ginsburg wants to change that, to show what life is really like for people in Israel. So he created a film series to showcase true stories from the region.</p> Tue, 14 Jan 2014 16:17:40 +0000 Alex Granados & Frank Stasio 28922 at http://wunc.org Film Series Shines Light On 'The Real Israel' UNC Researchers Unearth Ancient Biblical Mosaics In Galilee http://wunc.org/post/unc-researchers-unearth-ancient-biblical-mosaics-galilee <p>A group of researchers led by University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Religion Professor <a href="http://www.jodimagness.org/">Jodi Magness</a> has unearthed a group of significant mosaics at an ancient synagogue in Galilee. The mosaics, which consist of hundreds of tiny stone cubes, depict scenes from in the Bible and have been dated to the fifth century.</p> Tue, 25 Jun 2013 18:00:00 +0000 Laura Candler 17859 at http://wunc.org UNC Researchers Unearth Ancient Biblical Mosaics In Galilee Going to War with Iran http://wunc.org/post/going-war-iran <p>Former CIA analyst <a href="http://raymondmcgovern.com/Raymond_McGovern/Current.html" target="_blank">Ray McGovern</a> is worried that the United States is going to go to war with Iran. McGovern was an outspoken critic of the conflict in Iraq and he is afraid that a determined Israeli Thu, 22 Mar 2012 15:40:00 +0000 Alex Granados & Frank Stasio 5092 at http://wunc.org Going to War with Iran