S. Y. Agnon

An introduction to one of the masters of modern Hebrew fiction.

June 28 2024 12:01AM

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

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

“Dabbling in pacifism is a bad business.”

S.Y. Agnon
Feb. 8 2024 12:01AM

“We will turn our Shabbats and our holidays into cultural bonfires.”

Alex Harris
June 14 2023 12:01AM

The joy of summer, the hardships of poverty, or the paradoxes of homecoming?

Stuart Halpern
May 24 2023 12:01AM

Great Jewish writers in three languages visit the Yiddishists.

Cecile Kuznitz and Ezekiel Lifschitz
March 14 2022 12:01AM

True stories, literary retellings, and a religious response.

Rachel Manekin
Dec. 23 2021 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

The blessing and the curse.

Julian Levinson
March 31 2021 12:01AM

A Jewish perspective on “biographies” of religious classics.

Shai Secunda
July 13 2020 12:01AM

A new book explores the Diaspora’s perennial question.

April 8 2020 12:01AM

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

Stuart Schoffman
Oct. 4 2019 12:01AM