Hanukkah Lights 2013()  

Hanukkah menorah

December 14, 2013 Susan Stamberg and Murray Horwitz again celebrate the festival of light with stories previously commissioned especially for NPR.

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Hanukkah Lights 2012()  

Hanukkah menorah

December 7, 2012 This year's installment of Hanukkah Lights showcases some of the program's most insightful moments. Susan Stamberg and Murray Horwitz read stories about a mother reconnecting with her daughter, a schoolboy standing up for his heritage and teenagers trying to bridge a bitter family divide.

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Hanukkah Lights 2011()  

A Hanukkah menorah.

December 15, 2011 This annual holiday favorite enters its third decade with a new collection of specially commissioned works inspired by the Festival of Lights. Susan Stamberg and Murray Horwitz read stories about a schoolboy's crisis of confidence, a young woman's unexpected tragedy, and a moment of light for exhausted Marines.

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Hanukkah Lights 2010()  

Menorah

December 1, 2010 This annual holiday favorite marks its 20th anniversary with new fiction for the Festival of Lights. Susan Stamberg and Murray Horwitz read four specially commissioned stories about the search for meaning, miracles and more.

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Hanukkah Lights 2009()  

Candles in a Hanukkah menorah

December 11, 2009 With its 20th anniversary on the horizon, Hanukkah Lights again unveils brand new literature for the holiday season — stories of a single menorah that illuminates a liftetime's journey; a youthful discovery that brings new meaning to the original Hanukkah miracle; and a weary mother who finds fresh strength in a daughter's love — all read for you by Susan Stamberg and Murray Horwitz.

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Hanukkah Lights 2008()  

Hanukkah Candles

December 3, 2008 An NPR holiday tradition for nearly two decades, Hanukkah Lights presents brand new fiction to celebrate and illuminate the holiday season — moving tales of discovery and reconciliation, the persistence of hope and the promise of undimmed light — read by Susan Stamberg and Murray Horwitz.

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Hanukkah Lights 2007()  

Menorah

December 1, 2007 NPR's annual celebration of the Jewish festival of lights continues this year with a new crop of original fiction — characters from varied walks of life find comfort and meaning in the traditions of Hanukkah. Susan Stamberg and Murray Horwitz host.

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Best Of Hanukkah Lights: Eight Stories, Eight Nights()  

Menorah

November 27, 2007 For each of the eight nights of Hanukkah, we offer a hand-selected work of fiction from the long-running Hanukkah Lights series. Modern-day writers kindle our imaginations with stories inspired by the oil that miraculously burned for eight days and nights.

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Hanukkah Lights 2006()  

Girl lights menorah.

December 18, 2006 In this year's ironic, wistful take on the festival of lights, a 90-year-old grandmother confronts Hanukkah hip-hop, and an elderly couple exchanges ironic presents in Gifts of the Jewish Magi. A new, evocative story by Amy Bloom fills out the holiday celebration.

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Hanukkah Lights 2005()  

'Hanukkah Lights' is hosted by Susan Stamberg and Murray Horwitz.

December 28, 2005 A young boy learns that bigger and brighter things are not necessarily better, and a young mother comes to terms with historical and personal demons, in this year's edition of Hanukkah Lights.

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