With the long-overdue translation into English of his final book, neglect of the Vilna-born Jewish author is starting to lift.
A legal case and its literary implications.
The mystery of Zipporah’s pout.
On the Surface of Silence.
Nikolai Freudenstein/Yuri Felsen.
Jane Yolen’s Mapping the Bones.
Yiddish literature’s best-known character.
Marc Chagall was one of many.
“Above all a Jewish artist.”
A land where “loving fellow Jews has a mystical significance.”
“A mongrel smelling blood.”