‘The Case Against Academic Boycotts of Israel’ shows how the boycott movement is more significant than its achievements suggest
The evolution of Jewish American political discourse from outsider counter-culture to ‘never again a victim’
Plus Peres warns about settlements’ consequences, and more
Two new memoirs, Memoir of a Debulked Woman and Fierce Joy, offer inspiring models for coping with illness
Philip Roth’s defenders point to his later, more serious works to argue for his place in the canon. In truth, those books make clearer his weaknesses.
Henry Miller had complicated feelings about Jews, but his works wouldn’t have reached American audiences without them
How Jews both segregated and integrated Levittown