Admits he didn’t realize he’d never be free of its title character
New novels answer Irving Howe’s question: Can we accept aesthetic pleasure in a book about the Shoah?
The 1939 short story appears in Tablet for the first time in English translation
For Yom Kippur, fiction by Nobel laureate S.Y. Agnon, in a first English translation
A veteran practitioner of the art of translation considers the challenges—and successes—of Hebrew literature
In a wide-ranging conversation, Israel’s greatest novelist talks about working the land, making art, and Natalie Portman