What role does America play in Jewish life, and by extension what kind of Jewish literature can be created here?
New novel ‘The Betrayers’ boldly places at its center the most famous refusenik and all he represents for Soviet Jewry
In an excerpt from a new biography, the great showman asks, ‘What does music mean?’
The Austrian writer presented an ideal of what Europe might have been and might one day be
Is Jewish rebellion really a form of submission? Two new novels and one political critic examine apostasy.
Historian Alon Confino traces a source of today’s global anti-Semitism to the ethical revolution triggered by Kristallnacht
The long echo of a massacre on the Argentine pampas, and the multi-generational chronicle of Jewish life in its wake
What happened when Kenneth Fearing’s Communist sympathies came up against his ideas about art?
The late Rabbi Yoel Teitelbaum and his disciples’ interpretation of his decisions and actions during the Holocaust