After a lifetime dedicated to expanding literacy, Daniel Goldin now wants to build public spaces for Mexicans of different backgrounds to read, rest, and play
And only one is about Sandy Koufax
Did someone say ‘afikomen gift’?
What happens when our libraries are purged from our homes, replacing spines with screens?
The Argentinian-born man of letters, cosmopolitan defender of books and reading, is exiled to a world of his own making
How serious is our society’s literacy problem? Unless we commit to being serious readers of a shared canon, we might as well stop reading altogether.
The Jewish world needs a place like Tablet where varying—even conflicting—viewpoints can exist side by side. Our times demand an engagement with big ideas and not a retreat from them. Help us do what we do.