Jewish literature

Disillusionment with Communism went hand in hand with an embrace of Jewishness.

Joseph Epstein
May 21 2019 12:01AM

A new volume highlights the work of Saul Bellow’s friend and lover.

Rachel Shteir
May 8 2019 12:01AM

Civilization’s weather vane.

Howard Jacobson
March 8 2019 12:01AM

Did his deracinated outlook subvert his own literary career?

Joseph Epstein
Feb. 27 2019 12:01AM

Reviving the lost art of Jewish apologetics.

Eli Stern
Feb. 22 2019 12:01AM

“Lava its seeds. Atoms/ Fermented forth primevally.”

Jan. 22 2019 12:01AM

Will he be placed with Sholem Asch or with S.Y. Agnon?

Jan. 2 2019 12:01AM

All of them illustrate the predicament of Jewish identity, but not all in the same way.

Dec. 17 2018 12:26AM

Part Joyce, part Balzac, part yizkor book.

Adam Kirsch
Dec. 7 2018 12:01AM

Marion and Celia Moss, poets “of the Hebrew nation.”

Karen Weisman
Dec. 4 2018 12:01AM

Chaim Potok’s forgotten play about S. An-Sky.

Nov. 16 2018 12:01AM

Of demons and deracination.

Oct. 26 2018 12:01AM