Thanksgiving http://kmuw.org en Past and Present: Holidays Gone Missing http://kmuw.org/post/past-and-present-holidays-gone-missing <p></p><p>During the past few years, the holiday shopping season has undergone a dramatic transformation. Tue, 03 Dec 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Robert E. Weems Jr. 27047 at http://kmuw.org Past and Present: Holidays Gone Missing What Happens When Thanksgiving And Hanukkah Collide? http://kmuw.org/post/what-happens-when-thanksgiving-and-hanukkah-collide <div><p>Most of us are familiar with Thanksgiving and Hanukkah, but what happens when these two traditions fall on the same day? You got it: Thanksgivukkah.</p><p>Boston marketing specialist Dana Gitell coined the term when she realized the holidays overlap. The Jewish Boston organization jumped on the idea and has been the ringleader in the Internet frenzy of hybrid-holiday madness, <a href="http://thanksgivukkahboston.com/">starting with Thanksgivukkah Boston</a>.</p> Mon, 25 Nov 2013 15:00:35 +0000 Nicollette Engels 26606 at http://kmuw.org What Happens When Thanksgiving And Hanukkah Collide? Indie Film Guide: Be Thankful You're Not A Character In These Movies http://kmuw.org/post/indie-film-guide-be-thankful-youre-not-character-these-movies <p></p><p></p><p>For whatever reason this time of year seems particularly sparse when it comes to screenings, so I usually take this time to talk about <a href="http://kmuw.org/post/indie-film-guide-1121-124">movies about food and family</a>. Thanksgiving movies. And I guess this time I’ll still talk about movies that are kind of about food, but they’re coming from a very different place.</p> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Fletcher Powell 25872 at http://kmuw.org Indie Film Guide: Be Thankful You're Not A Character In These Movies Indie Film Guide 11/21 - 12/4 http://kmuw.org/post/indie-film-guide-1121-124 <p></p><p></p><p></p><p><em>No screenings over the next few weeks, so, instead, Fletcher Powell takes a look at a couple of his favorite "food" movies for Thanksgiving.</em></p><p> Wed, 21 Nov 2012 11:00:00 +0000 Fletcher Powell 8823 at http://kmuw.org Indie Film Guide 11/21 - 12/4 Book Review: May We Be Forgiven http://kmuw.org/post/book-review-may-we-be-forgiven <div><p></p><p></p><span class="x_803312314-14112012"><font face="Calibri">I chose this book for its cover. Gelatinous cranberry sauce, still holding its can-shaped form on a white plate. It screamed Thanksgiving.</font></span></div><div> Mon, 19 Nov 2012 11:00:00 +0000 Beth Golay 8630 at http://kmuw.org Book Review: May We Be Forgiven Food: Alternative Thanksgiving http://kmuw.org/post/food-alternative-thanksgiving <p></p><p></p> Fri, 02 Nov 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Tanya Tandoc 7892 at http://kmuw.org Food: Alternative Thanksgiving