Literature

A complicated relationship.

Mitchell Abidor
July 14 2021 12:01AM

Is Israel the only source of interesting material for a Jewish novelist?

Ben Judah
June 18 2021 12:01AM

“The New Colossus” by Emma Lazarus and “The Silver Platter” by Natan Alterman distill, reinforce, and hallow what makes each nation distinctive.

June 16 2021 12:01AM

Made public for the first time.

National Library of Israel
June 1 2021 12:01AM

A defense.

Jessica Cohen
March 4 2021 12:01AM

Mosaic and Ruth R. Wisse invite you to a special holiday dramatization of the classic Yiddish story.

Dec. 16 2020 12:02AM

Free love in Anna Karenina.

Joshua Pauling
Oct. 28 2020 12:01AM

The novelist in search of a literary father.

David Herman
Oct. 5 2020 12:01AM

Over the last 30 years, books for young Jews have dropped religious and national identity and become obsessed with the Holocaust. Can they be put on a better track?

May 27 2020 12:01AM

Jews can, and should, appreciate John Milton’s reimagining of the Hebrew Bible.

William Kolbrener
May 18 2020 12:01AM

A matter of family pride.

Eve LaPlante
Jan. 17 2020 12:01AM

The humorist abroad.

Jan. 15 2020 12:01AM

The figure of the great fairy king in Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream is descended from Judah Maccabee.

Dec. 26 2019 12:01AM