The First Zionist

Nextbook Press author claims it’s poet Yehuda Halevi

First ‘Jewish Review of Books’ Drops

A new literary quarterly

Moment Reviews “Yehuda Halevi”

“Halkin’s greatest contribution is his nimble navigation of the twists and turns of Halevi’s turbulent life and the controversies that punctuate the many interpretations of his thought.”

Yehuda Halevi Rocks the Charts

New biography’s subject turns up in NYC play

Life of a Poet

Yehuda Halevi’s 12th-century Hebrew poems still speak to biographer Hillel Halkin

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What a 900-year-old poet means for you, and more

The Pilgrim

The mythical journey of Yehuda Halevi, Judaism’s greatest poet—and the world’s first Zionist

What Has ‘Invention of the Jewish People’ Invented?

Nextbook author Halkin takes prominent book to task

Yehuda Halevi

A masterful biography of Yehuda Halevi, poet laureate of the Jewish people.

Town and Country

Hillel Halkin tries to untangle the roots of his adopted hometown

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