Sep 302014
Fuse Book Review: "Landscapes of the Metropolis of Death" --  A New Language for Living with Auschwitz

Otto Dov Kulka’s exploration of the time he spent in Auschwitz as a child won the 2014 Jewish Quarterly-Wingate prize, one of the judges calling it “the greatest book on Auschwitz since Primo Levi.”

Sep 292014
Fuse Concert Review: Boston Symphony Orchestra/Andris Nelsons -- A Substantial Inaugural Outing

At least waiting for Andris Nelsons to take over the orchestra is done. And we don’t have to bide too much time before we get to hear more from him: his first subscription series with the BSO kicks off on Wednesday.

Sep 282014
Fuse Book Interview: Jim Vrabel Explores Boston's History from the Grassroots Perspective

A People’s History of the New Boston takes the “grassroots” view and tries to give overdue credit to the role that community activists and neighborhood residents played in building the “New Boston.”