An exhibit at the Neue Galerie offered a taste of Jewish art from “before the fall,” but the subject cries out for a more ambitious undertaking.
Depth vs. breadth.
Babel, Singer, Agnon.
Of pogroms and animal carcasses.
Raḥel will be read, sung, and recited long after many excellent Hebrew poets of her age, men and women alike, have been confined within classroom walls.
Wit, exile, Jew, convert, genius.
Eyshet Hayil vs. Vunder Voman.
To the frustration of German test-takers.
From Independence Day celebrations to Eurovision.
Remembering Isaac Rosenberg.