Franz Kafka

A museum exhibit, a fire, and S.Y. Agnon.

David Herman and Jeffrey Saks
June 11 2024 12:01AM

The ICJ trial isn’t Kafkaesque at all.

Jan. 29 2024 12:01AM

“Even his kvetching shows a certain originality of perception.”

Robert Alter
April 24 2023 12:01AM

“The beautiful strong separations in Judaism.”

Andrew Lapin
Jan. 18 2023 12:01AM

Made public for the first time.

National Library of Israel
June 1 2021 12:01AM

Finding the thread that connects Franz Kafka, Amos Oz, Saul Bellow, and Cynthia Ozick.

Feb. 4 2021 12:01AM

A legal case and its literary implications.

Aug. 14 2018 12:01AM

Bestiarum Judaicum.

Paul Reitter
Jan. 3 2018 12:01AM

Yosl Bergner.

Ruth Wisse
Jan. 23 2017 12:01AM

Personal reflections on Yosl Bergner.

Ruth Wisse
Sept. 18 2015 12:01AM

Jews have a reputation for taking books seriously, so it should come as no surprise that Israel is an interesting place for librarians. Where else. . .

Anne Roiphe
Dec. 23 2014 12:01AM

Jiří (or Georg) Mordechai Langer forsook his bourgeois Jewish upbringing in Prague for a life of strict religious observance, studying in the hasidic centers of. . .

Kenneth Sherman
Nov. 10 2014 12:01AM

A German art historian offers a mesmerizing tour of the luminaries, many of them Jewish, at the heart of European culture before World War. . .

Susanne Klingenstein
Dec. 9 2013 12:00AM