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A 95-Year-Old WWII Vet, and Klimt’s ‘Lady in Gold’ Makes a Comeback

3 Sivan 5775 – May 21, 2015
Yishai is joined by 95-year-old Jerusalem resident Dan Nadel, a five-time decorated WWII hero, who led troops in the Battle of the Bulge and in the liberation of France from the Nazis. In honor of VE Day, commemorating the Allied victory over Nazi Germany (marked on May 8), Nadel, tells the tale of fighting across Europe, and eventually fulfilling his Zionist dream. Then, Yishai is joined in-studio by foreign correspondent Anne-Marie O’Connor to talk about her award-winning book, "The Lady in Gold," that chronicles the fight for restitution of Gustav Klimt's iconic "Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer," confiscated by the Nazis in Vienna just prior to World War II.

Travels With Zayde

9 Tammuz 5769 – July 1, 2009
I am about to deliver a lecture in a glamorous building in Riga, one of the best examples of the Art Nouveau architecture style that makes the capital of Latvia so famous. The large seminar room is filled beyond capacity.

Zionist Art Nouveau: Ideal Or Idealistic?

17 Shevat 5766 – February 15, 2006
It's just about the last thing you'd suspect of relevance and contribution to anything culturally meaningful.

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