Jacobson’s ‘Finkler’ Makes Man Booker Shortlist
‘British Philip Roth’ is the 8:1 underdog
· September 7, 2010
Jacobson’s Novel Longlisted
Our official Man Booker nominee
· July 28, 2010
Art Thou Contented, Jew?
The British novelist on England, the Jews, and anti-Semitism today
· April 20, 2010
What Makes a Jew?
A British paper asks, and four brainiacs stumble to answer
· September 30, 2009
The Denial Twist, Part II
Meet Mark Weber, self-styled Holocaust-denial academic
· June 24, 2009
Why the Brits Elected Fascists
Two far-right EU parliamentarians
· June 9, 2009
Howard Jacobson swore he wouldn’t write another Jewish novel. What happened?
· January 21, 2008
Naomi Alderman takes on Britain’s Jews
· August 21, 2006
Taking his comedic cues from the Victorian tradition, Howard Jacobson invokes an even older one to parse his pugnacity and masochistic itch.
By Elizabeth Manus · September 14, 2004