Media

MEDIA

Guides for Exploring New York, The New York Times

This Week in Photography Books: Marisa Scheinfeld, APhotoEditor

The Fallen Glory of the 'Jewish Alps,' Village Voice

Chatting with Photographer Marisa Scheinfeld About Her Haunting Images of The Borscht Belt, Paper Magazine 

Picturing Jewish Vacationland: The Borscht Belt, Then and Now, from the journal Perspectives on History, a publication of the American Historical Association. 

The Borscht Belt by Anne Bracegirdle (Photograph Specialist for Christie's), The Jewish Book Council

The Borscht Belt, Upstater Magazine

Ghosts of the Borscht Belt, Tablet Magazine

These Photos Of Borscht Belt Ruins Changed My Life, Jewish Daily Forward

The Borscht Belt, DVEIGHT Magazine

Evocative Photographs of Deserted Catskill Resorts, Flavorwire

The Romance Of Catskills Ruins Book Explores Lost Hotels and Summers, The Jewish Week

This Is What The Abandoned Hotels Of The Borscht Belt Look Like Now, Gothamist

Parting Shot, Chronogram Magazine

Beautiful Decay in the Borscht Belt, The Jerusalem Post

Silent Retreat, Paper Brigade (Jewish Book Council)

New book documents ruins of Catskills' resorts, Times Herald Record

Kibitzing in God's Country, The Jewish Review of Books  

Marisa Scheinfeld, On Photographing the Borscht Belt, The Cornell University Press Blog

Resorts Reborn in Decay, The New York Times

Punch Lines, Reverberating in the Ruins, The New York Times

Photographing the End of the Borscht Belt, Newsweek 

Weeds in the Borscht Belt and Other Flora, Up Close, The Wall Street Journal

Rediscovering Beauty Amid Ruins of Once Glorious Catskills, Jewish Daily Forward

Parting Shot: Marisa Scheinfeld, Chronogram Magazine

New Book Explores the Greatest Distance - Time, WAG Magazine

This is All That's Left of New York's Once-Thriving Borscht Belt, Slate Magazine 

The Ruins of the Borscht Belt, Tablet Magazine 

An Interview with Marisa Scheinfeld, Jewish Women's Archive

Brokedown Palace: Young Photographer Drawn to Catskill Ruins, Relics and to Elul's Existential Questions, Jewish Week

Modern Ruins in the Mountains, Jewish Week

A Lost World, Steinhardt Foundation

Nostalgia Trip, Popular Photography

Haunting Hotel Photos of Upstate New York's Borscht Belt: An Abandoned Adult PlaygroundYahoo Travel

History of Borscht Belt Hotels and Bungalow Colonies in the Catskills, Hudson Valley Magazine

The Borscht Belt Revisited, Chelsea Now 

The Catskills Flourish Among the Ruins, Jewcy Magazine 

The Ruins of the Borscht Belt, Heeb Magazine 

Photographing Resorts Ruins, The Sullivan County Democrat

Ruins of the Borscht Belt, Ami Magazine 

Marisa Scheinfeld on the Catskills Creeping Decline, Jewish Allgemeine, Germany 

Photographer Finds That Home Isn't What it Used to Be, San Diego Union Tribune

PODCASTS, VIDEO & INTERVIEWS

Gilbert Gottfried's Amazing Colossal Podcast

Episode #120: Borscht Belt with Marisa Scheinfeld


NYPL Presents: The Borscht Belt


Doin' it with Mike Sacks and Rob: Listen here or below. Interview at 55:19 mark. 




Borscht Belt Bacchanal on Arts and Seizures: Heritage Radio Network


WJFF Radio Catskill


Interview on Pawling Public Radio with Louis Inghilterra (17 year old Radio Show Host)


Tune In: Yiddish Book Center


WAMC Roundtable with Joe Donahue


WNYC/The Brian Lehrer Show


The Bill Newman Show


Classic Catskills Special Edition with The Times Herald Record

In this special Classic Catskill, Times Herald-Record executive editor Barry Lewis tours Grossinger's with photographer and author Marisa Scheinfeld, whose new book, "The Borscht Belt" documents the ruins of what was the Catskills, visiting more than 40 deserted hotels and bungalow colonies in Sullivan and Ulster counties.

The Borscht Belt with The Jewish Daily Forward

The Jewish Daily Forward accompanies Marisa to the Borscht Belt. Journalist: Abigail Jones. Videographer: Yermi Brenner

Ghosts of the Catskills with Inside Edition

Inside Edition's Steven Fabian visits the Borscht Belt with Marisa Scheinfeld. Special appearance by Jackie Horner.


The Jewish Channel