Janet Malcolm’s successor at The New Yorker has a different take on the impossible profession
Gertrude Stein’s ties to Nazis, revisited at the museum, shouldn’t eclipse her nurturing of young artists
While American Jews cultivate a hyphenated identity, French Jews like to make themselves wholly French. Do we still share a cultural language?
From Hodu to Kush: anticipating Purim with books on Persian food, lust-filled kings, and biblical heroines