Bookworm: Ahmet Hamdi Tanpınar wrote what could have been edited into one of the great novels of the 20th century
Because some of the best Jewish movies in history never won any Academy Awards gold
Bookworm: Sex, barbiturates, and the internal lives of women, in a flawlessly crafted and perfectly unstylish seminal work of American culture
Bookworm: The scoundrel hero of the Hungarian writer’s play ‘Liliom’ steals a star from heaven
Bookworm: Paul Goldberg’s detective novel is hot on the trail of… the detective novel
Bookworm: So what if the festival of lights has some magic?
Bookworm: Jacob M. Appel’s life-affirming elderly suicide novel ‘Millard Salter’s Last Day’ is a highwire act balancing tragedy and comedy
Bookworm: Benjamin Markovits’s newly relevant ‘social-realist-quasi-socialist-alternative-community’ Detroit novel could have been a good book
Bookworm: The dude of Philip Kerr’s ‘The Pale Criminal’ abides—Nazis
Bookworm: Gustav Meyrink’s 1914 novel is a spectacle of horror and backhanded anti-Semitism. What’s there to be afraid of?
Bookworm: if ‘Everything Flows,’ when does it stop?
Bookworm: Was the tough guy America’s greatest act?
Bookworm: Entering the multiverse of alternate selves, a dissociative nightmare, to find a way in the woods
A**hole or victim? ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ poses the existential question.
Bookworm: Alain de Botton teaches ‘The Course of Love,’ but why?
‘Bookworm,’ Tablet’s voracious new column: Alexandria swoons
Israeli typographer Liron Lavi Turkenich has married two ancient languages in script, and it’s legible
A Tablet continuing series of tributes to the people who hate us
White supremacist starts more ‘inclusive’ branch of notorious hate group
Viewers of the 10-hour documentary able to ‘take it in at their own pace’
With Boardwalk Empire over, some other bad guys to watch on-screen
A lifelong protest avoider tiptoes into the fray with ‘Death of Klinghoffer’
How the Prohibition-era HBO show portrays its Jewish gangsters
DNA expert says new evidence identifying Aaron Kosminski doesn’t hold up
Government offered continued benefits to Nazis who agreed to leave U.S.
How the Jewish gangster helped establish Las Vegas as a gambling mecca
Prohibition-era hit squad’s handiwork appears on Boardwalk Empire