Step inside a fascinating world of Jews who relate to their Jewishness through the vehicle of punk — from prominent figures in the history of punk to musicians who proudly put their Jewish identity front and center.
Why did punk — a subculture and music style characterized by a rejection of established norms — appeal to Jews? How did Jews who were genuinely struggling with their Jewish identity find ways to express it through punk rock? Oy Oy Oy Gevalt!: Jews and Punk explores the cultural connections between Jews and punk in music and beyond, documenting how Jews were involved in the punk movement in its origins in the 1970s through the present day.