Type designer Scott-Martin Kosofsky explains the creation of Le Bé, his new digitization of a beautiful 16th-century Hebrew typeface. It debuts in The Selected Poems of Yehuda Halevi, a Nextbook Press e-book published this week.
Reb Nachman of Breslov attacks bad review of Nextbook Press’s ‘Burnt Books’
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Kamenetz’s, and Nextbook Press’s, latest
Our Kurdish brothers, making ‘It Gets Better’ better, and more
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Paging Jeb Bush!
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Reconsidering Hillel, the legendary rabbi whose distillation of Judaism’s core teachings still applies
Rabbi Telushkin answers your questions
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Israel divided unites America, and more
A new Nextbook Press biography of Hillel makes clear that the rabbi’s words and thoughts—though millennia old—resonate today