American Jewish literature

“I don’t want you to rehabilitate me”—just to give me the last word.

Judith Shulevitz
July 28 2021 12:01AM

“He told me, looking over his shoulder though no one was eavesdropping, that he liked Reagan.”

Robert King
July 26 2021 12:01AM

It’s a cop-out to explain away a novel’s improprieties on the grounds that they are of another age.

Howard Jacobson
July 23 2021 12:01AM

Is Israel the only source of interesting material for a Jewish novelist?

Ben Judah
June 18 2021 12:01AM

A funny and heartbreaking alternate reality.

April 29 2021 12:01AM

At ninety-two, the author remains at the height of her powers.

April 7 2021 12:01AM

The blessing and the curse.

Julian Levinson
March 31 2021 12:01AM

Steve Kogan’s Winter Vigil.

Feb. 8 2021 12:01AM

Esther Safran Foer wants you to know she’s still here, and doing great.

Steven J. Zipperstein
Feb. 2 2021 12:01AM

A devout Christian finds comfort in these tales of ḥasidic rebels.

Wesley Hill
Aug. 13 2020 12:01AM

Sympathetic to Israel and hostile to the radical left, Roth was not always the rebellious Jew.

Jesse Tisch
July 10 2020 12:01AM