In a continuing series on great, modern Israeli thinkers, Joe Wolfson explores the powerful themes in a novel by Rav Haim Sabato.
Ari Hoffman explores the expansive visions of Jewish peoplehood embedded in two major, recently published novels
Malka Simkovich hunts for Jewish texts in some unlikely places.
Shalva Muschel offers some perspective on George Elliot's leading Jews and the newest attempt to gain a fuller appreciation of Daniel Deronda.
Jewishness, antisemitism, popular culture and Russian television in the postwar era? Historian Maya Balakirsky Katz explains.
Lawrence Kaplan responds to Eli Putterman's essay on Reish Laqish and sexuality.
What do Adam, Enkidu, and Reish Lakish all have in common? Eli Putterman explores.
Author Risa Miller reviews Beth Kissileff's debut novel, Questioning Return.
Daniel Klein on how violence in the Bible plays out in the writings of Shadal and Gabriel Gárcia Márquez