Sarah Moosazadeh

Staff Writer - Atlanta Jewish Times

Writer covering Jewish happenings in Atlanta and various cultures around the world.

Contact: [email protected]

Portfolio

Nonprofit Yeladim Paves Path out of Foster Care - AJT
By Sarah Moosazadeh / [email protected] Sukkot represents a joyous holiday in which friends and family gather in the sukkah to celebrate. Members of Congregation Or...
Survivorship, Hope Bring Alice Hoffman's Book to Atlanta - AJT
By Sarah Moosazadeh | [email protected] Alice Hoffman is no stranger to the literary world: She has composed more than 20 novels for children and adults. Her work has...
Diverse Communities Paved Atlanta's Path to Glory - AJT
Above: (From left) Andrea Young, Shirley Franklin, Laura Hardman and Sherry Frank discuss what has made Atlanta great. By Sarah Moosazadeh | [email protected] "Atlanta...
Immigrant Experience Helps Unite Jews, Latinos
Chabad of Cobb Celebrates their 2nd Torah Inauguration
SPECIAL FOR THE AJT On Sun., May 4, Chabad of Cobb had the honor of celebrating their second Torah Inauguration within Cobb County. The community was in full attendance as...
Hard Truth on Campus: No End to Anti-Semitism - Atlanta Jewish Times
By Sarah Moosazadeh [email protected] "There is no better time to be a Jew," Jacob Levkowicz told parents and students during a discussion about "Unpacking Anti-Semitism...
A Notion of Peace
Rosh Hashanna, Jews Making News,

Book reviews

A St. Louis Survivor's Odyssey to Atlanta
More than 900 passengers, mostly Jewish refugees escaping Hitler, boarded the MS St. Louis ocean liner May 13, 1939, bound for Cuba. Among the travelers was 10-year-old Henry...
Sampson Focuses on Refugees Through Holocaust Lens
The fate of over 900 passengers was sealed when the MS St. Louis steamed from Europe toward Cuba with refugees escaping Hitler just before World War II. The passengers included...
'Phoenix' Rises With Rebirth of Peres, Israel
Shimon Peres' life remains an enigma for many, but those who knew him well would describe him as a staunch Zionist and builder of Israel's military might. After Peres' death...
'Netanyahu Years' Delves Into Family Time
Before his extensive term in office, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's turbulent family history and political career helped shape him as one of Israel's most scrutinized...

Atlanta Jewish Music Festival 2017

Molly Blank Concert Explores Rock 'n' Roll Era
During the 1950's and 60's the music industry birthed a new genre of music known as Rock n'Roll. The style quickly became popular and paved the way for numerous artists like...
Lost Language of AJMF8
Sarah Aroeste is passionate about two things, her love of Ladino music and sharing her culture with others. But that's not the only reason she was picked to perform five times...
Idan Raichel Continues AJMF International Tradition
Idan Raichel is one of the most celebrated Israeli artists and has performed on some of the world's biggest stages. Although he considers his music Israeli, global audiences...

Opinion

A Generation Divided
January 2014 issue of Pardis Monthly Magazine
Growing Up Persian and... Jewish? - A Persian Jewish Perspective on Living in Atlanta
A Generation of Change
An America for Non-Americans
A Notion Based on False Pretences

Film Reviews

Film Review: Love Doesn't Always Follow A Plan
Finding true love doesn't come easily for everyone, but if you put your heart and mind into it, love might be closer than you think. That's the lesson of the Israeli film " The...
AJFF: Long-Lost Brothers Open Lid on 'Secrets' - AJT
Above: Shep Shell (left) and Izak Szewelwicz are reunited seven decades after being separated at a displaced persons camp in "Aida's Secrets," showing Feb. 4, 5 and 6. By Sarah...
AJFF: 'Nadia' Personalizes Both Sides of Conflict - AJT
Above: Neta Shpigelman plays the title character in "A.K.A. Nadia," showing Jan. 26 and 27 and Feb. 1, 11 and 12. By Sarah Moosazadeh / [email protected] "A.K.A. Nadia"...
AJFF: 'Germans & Jews' and Conflicted History - AJT
By Sarah Moosazadeh | [email protected] The Holocaust ended with Germany's defeat in World War II, but the harsh reality and memories still resonate with many survivors...

Press Releases

Representing the True Image of Iranian-Americans Today
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Museum Press Release - Where the Wild Things Are Maurice Sendak in His own Words and Pictures

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