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Episode 70 - Soul Food - Act author: Zev Levi
While “soul food” has come to mean a specific type of cuisine, for the women we encounter in today’s episode,...
Episode 62 - Round Trip - Act author: Zev Levi
Many of us would normally be on the move around this time of year. But 2020 has, of course, been everything but normal. So in our episode today, we bring you two less-than-normal travel stories about people going back home - but doing so having gained a new understanding of the place from which they come.
Episode 55 - “Alone, Together” Part V – Enjoy Your Stay - Act author: Zev Levi
Around the world, the tourism industry essentially dried up during the pandemic. But in Israel there was one category of hotels - the so-called “Corona Hotels” - that actually thrived. And depending on whom you ask, they were either a post-apocalyptic heaven or an exit-less hell.
Episode 43 - “The Wall” Part IV – This Wall is My Wall - Act author: Zev Levi
Walls can make us feel safe, warm and protected. But that’s also their greatest danger. After all, walls can cut us off from what is going on outside, and hiding...
Episode 36 - “Mixtape” Part I – Our Hope? - Act author: Zev Levi
Let’s face it – when it comes to Israel, everything is complicated. Politics are complicated, religion is complicated, democracy is complicated, the conflict is complicated. Even our complications are complicated. ...
Episode 34 - Coming Out, Getting In - Act author: Zev Levi
Tonight, Jews around the world will gather together at their seder tables. They will drink wine, ask questions, search for the Afikoman and recite the obligation to see themselves as if they...
Episode 33 - Milk, Honey and Sweet Mary Jane - Act author: Zev Levi
According to a recent study conducted by the Israeli Anti-Drug Authority, the Holy Land might as well be rebranded as a ‘Weedtopia.’ More than a quarter of adults aged 18...
Episode 31 - Dear Lord Rothschild - Act author: Zev Levi
On November 2, 1917, Arthur James Balfour – Britain’s mustached Foreign Secretary – signed his name at the bottom of a short, typed letter addressed to a shy banker-turned-zoologist by...
Episode 28 - On the Outs - Act author: Zev Levi
Eli Amir, Eliyahu Rips and Eliezer Sonnenschein couldn’t be more different: the first is a celebrated Baghdad-born author, the second is a brilliant mathematician from Latvia, and the third is...
Meet the Team - Zev Levi
Zev grew up in Perth, Australia, and started out as a mechatronics engineer. Having lived and worked in Perth’s music...