Translation

Woe to the Scribes and Pharisees!

John Wilson
May 21 2020 12:01AM

Hersh Nomberg, Zalman Shneur, and the plight of the “plucked” hero.

Ri J. Turner
May 4 2020 12:01AM

And one verse of Isaiah.

Philip Kosloski
March 13 2020 12:01AM

A Columbia professor condemns an Arab author for accepting the Israel Prize.

Peter Theroux
Feb. 5 2020 12:01AM

Alter Leyb Robinson and his friend, Shabbos.

Chen Malul
Jan. 13 2020 12:01AM

Meet the oryx.

Amit Naor
Dec. 11 2019 12:00AM

Pseudo-archaic poetry, foreign vocabulary, and webs of references.

Edward Greenstein
Sept. 6 2019 12:01AM

Chaim Grade’s Christmas tree.

Barbara Finkelstein
June 27 2019 12:01AM

The Hexapla in the Genizah.

Benjamin Kantor
March 27 2019 12:01AM

Isaiah’s puns.

Robert Alter
March 14 2019 12:01AM

Robert Alter himself conspicuously does not call his own version Jewish in any way. Can we?

Feb. 18 2019 12:01AM

Finished after decades of labor, this one-man English translation is a stupendous achievement. How does it hold up against the masterpieces (and follies) that have come before?

Feb. 4 2019 12:01AM

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

Jan. 22 2019 12:01AM