Hebrew literature

The legacy of a kabbalist and polymath.

Jonathan Garb
March 26 2024 12:01AM

Maya Arad’s good years.

July 14 2023 12:01AM

A far cry from the “bland exoticism” of the New York Times.

Jeffrey A. Grossman
Feb. 16 2023 12:01AM

His work reminds us that fiction can be entertaining, and perhaps should be, even when it is serious.

Robert Alter
Oct. 4 2022 12:01AM

A novella by the late Israeli writer.

A.B. Yehoshua
June 15 2022 12:01AM

Y.H. Brenner “sanctified his life through his death and his death through his life.”

S.Y. Agnon
July 20 2021 12:01AM

A defense.

Jessica Cohen
March 4 2021 12:01AM

The cadences of the Talmud left their mark on Yiddish, and Israeli, speech patterns.

July 8 2020 12:01AM

Zalman Shneour.

Mikhail Krutikov
May 13 2020 12:01AM

S.Y. Agnon, Solomon ibn Gabirol, and “The Sign.”

Stuart Schoffman
Oct. 4 2019 12:01AM