The scholar, critic, and masterful translator remains dedicated to uncovering the full subtlety and intelligence of the stories in sacred texts
New movie offers a glimpse into the insular ultra-Orthodox community
In the village of Battir, green ideals and cultural heritage override detailed plans for Israel’s separation wall
Can David Stav, who is in line for the post, return it to the stature it held before his immediate predecessors?
Today’s upheaval in the Arab world has antecedents in past revolutions. So, why are the lessons lost on U.S. policymakers?
But in an in-depth interview with Tablet Magazine, he also gets serious about Israel, anti-Semitism, and why Italians love him