English literature

Antonia Fraser’s diary and Harold Pinter’s (temporary) homecoming.

Robert Nason
Jan. 16 2019 12:01AM

The treacherous interplay of anti-Semitism and its sneaky twin, philo-Semitism.

Stuart Schoffman
Oct. 30 2017 12:01AM

Literature from the secular mudflats.

Francis Spufford
Oct. 9 2017 12:01AM

And thoughts on being a Jewish novelist.

Howard Jacobson
March 22 2016 12:01AM

It was widely reported this month that a professor in Texas had “decoded” the strange language spoken in Gulliver’s Travels. He did no such thing.

Aug. 26 2015 12:01AM