American Jewish literature

One great Jewish novelist considers the legacy of another.

May 2 2024 12:01AM

Never Say You’ve Had a Lucky Life.

Joseph Epstein
March 19 2024 12:01AM

“What kind of living?—a living; you lived.”

Vivian Gornick
Feb. 27 2024 12:01AM

Sabbath’s Theater in the theater.

Nov. 7 2023 12:01AM

An American Jewish poet and his searing wartime experience.

Oct. 20 2023 12:01AM

His fantasies contained only a few Jewish themes.

Sept. 6 2023 12:01AM

Robert Nathan, Sephardi fantasy writer.

Aug. 9 2023 12:01AM

“America was not a melting pot, but a laboratory of innumerable new combinations.”

Isaac Bashevis Singer and Rachel Mines
July 25 2023 12:01AM

Maya Arad’s good years.

July 14 2023 12:01AM

“There are too many good Jewish writers around.”

Jesse Tisch
July 12 2023 12:01AM

Isaac Bashevis Singer’s “Gimple the Fool.”

Julian Levinson
July 11 2023 12:01AM

A new story tells of a young scholar’s investigation into a notorious apostate.

May 16 2023 12:01AM

Rereading Portnoy’s Complaint now that the Golden Age of American Jewry is over.

Jan. 31 2023 12:01AM