Alan Mintz

About the author

Alan Mintz teaches Hebrew literature at the Jewish Theological Seminary and is the author of Sanctuary in the Wilderness: A Critical Introduction to American Hebrew Poetry and a forthcoming study of the late work of the novelist Shmuel Yosef Agnon.

Yehudah LeibĀ Gordon lived long enough to witness the collapse of his dreams of Jewish acceptance in Russia but died just short of seeing Zionism become a real alternative.

May 9 2016 12:01AM