Are the lessons and pleasures of the Yiddish master’s ‘The Son From America’ lost on a new generation?
Artists, particularly in theater, are still plagued by the slur “Gay Commie Jew.” But how did it come about?
Moroccan novelist Abdellah Taïa confronts the challenges of gay life in the Mideast in An Arab Melancholia
Gertrude Stein’s ties to Nazis, revisited at the museum, shouldn’t eclipse her nurturing of young artists
A dispute between novelist Alan Hollinghurst and author Daniel Mendelsohn revives a history of sensitivity to British stereotypes about Jews