Who’s the Terrorist?

The leading Palestinian hip-hop group finds an unlikely fan base

Great Pretenders

In Romain Gary’s family, invention was the necessity of mother and son

Crimes and Misdemeanors

In Lore Segal’s fiction, no one is innocent

Call and Response

Cabaret-punk band Barbez pays tribute to Paul Celan

No Country for Young Men

In Philip Roth’s new novel, an aging Zuckerman faces a youthful nemesis

The Open Hand

Ronen Kadushin’s latest venture may revolutionize the design world

Rise and Shine

What happens when 100 klezmer musicians from around the world gather for a photo op?

All About My Papa

A journalist unearths a book on Palestine—and his grandfather’s secret history

American Dreams

Hanoch Levin’s characters live in one promised land


Night of the Living Jews is not just another Hasidic zombie movie

So Help Me Word

Shalom Auslander reads from his new memoir—and waits for calamity to strike

A Change of Plan

The short story that became The Heartbreak Kid

The Kid Is Back in Town

The remake of The Heartbreak Kid favors bawdiness over sharp-edged satire

And Now, a Major Motion Picture!

What happens to a writer when Hollywood calls?

English Cracker

Will Charlotte Mendelson’s new novel change the scope of British fiction?

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