Jews Are Longshots To Win Nobel, Booker

Doctorow and Oz have a chance; Jacobson remains underdog

Another Israeli Land Dispute

How to write a Mideast trend piece

Sundown: The Pope’s Jew

Plus, understanding through translation, the war on lox, and more

Bad-Sex Fiction Finalists Announced

Philip Roth and Amos Oz make list of year’s worst literary sex scenes

Daybreak: Human Rights Council OKs Goldstone

Plus, Holocaust jokes, a rogue oil trader, and more

Jews Lose Nobel Prize

Literature award goes to Herta Mueller, not Oz or Roth

Sundown: Shop ’n’ Pray

Perennial prize-winners, fear of Christ, and Gibson’s luck

A Nobel for Amos Oz?

British bookies Ladbrookes favor him

Sundown: Organs of State

Spanish banned, Oz in Italy, and fruit of the vine

Daybreak: Permanent Fence

Bibi’s plans, Hillary’s umbrella, and more in the morning news

Smoke and Mirrors

A new novella showcases Amos Oz’s wizardry

Fighting Words

Can literature help bring peace to the Middle East?

Books That Have Read Me

The works that shaped my imagination

Letting Go

In his latest look at the Jerusalem of his childhood, Amos Oz sheds anger, frustration, bewilderment, and the protective cloak of fiction.

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