Josh Lambert

Josh Lambert (@joshnlambert), a Tablet Magazine contributing editor and comedy columnist, is the academic director of the Yiddish Book Center, Visiting Assistant Professor of English at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and author most recently of Unclean Lips: Obscenity, Jews, and American Culture.

On the Bookshelf

Wisecrackers, retailers, and Maimonideans

On the Bookshelf

Jewish liberalism, spiritual boredom, and crock-pot miracles

On the Bookshelf

Jews and Germans, Trotsky, Clarice Lispector

On the Bookshelf

Going nuts, draft dodging, and Louis Brandeis

On the Bookshelf

Madoff, interfaith dialogue, British Jews, and more

On the Bookshelf

Virtuous Poles, an X-Men villain, Rashi’s daughters, and YA classics

On the Bookshelf

Black-Jewish harmony, sitting shiva, bat mitzvah prep, and more

On the Bookshelf

Crusaders, myths, thrillers, and more

On the Bookshelf

On writing in Hebrew, Primo Levi, and endless love

On the Bookshelf

What makes a Jew: Family? Community? Books?

On the Bookshelf

Diasporas, tomatoes, interstellar Zionists, and more

On the Bookshelf

Sex, white supremacists, ramen noodles, and more

On the Bookshelf

Soloveitchik, Céline, Salinger, and more

Comeback Kid

Having failed to assimilate, Ludwig Lewisohn went on to write the great American Jewish novel

Hack Job

The surgical steps Alfred Hitchcock Presents took to adapt Philip Roth for television

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