About Joe Winkler

Birthright Reimagined

By January 5, 2012

Wrapping up the revisiting of Birthright with a remaining of it. Read More

Reviewed: “Scenes From A Village Life” By Amos Oz

By January 3, 2012

One of Israel’s primary literary voices has written a small, but powerful book. Read More

The Crown Heights Affair

By December 13, 2011

Matt Shaer explored a normally sheltered Hasidic community in Brooklyn and the conflict that is tearing it apart. Read More

Birthright Revisited – The Politics Of Politics

By December 2, 2011

Taking note of the politics of a Birthright trip Read More

Paying A Shiva Call With Joan Didion

By December 1, 2011

Last night, at the elegant Symphony Space, I attended a mass shiva call for the inimitable, venerable Joan Didion. Read More

A Jewish New Testament?

By November 28, 2011

Two academics served as editors for the first, The Jewish Annotated New Testament Read More

Jewcy Interviews: Stuart Nadler And The Book Of Life

By November 22, 2011

Stuart Nadler’s debut story collection, The Book of Life, reads more like the work of a seasoned veteran, less a writer publishing his first book. Read More

Keith Richards And Elie Wiesel Are Totally BFF

By November 14, 2011

Keith Richards has won the Norman Mailer Award For a Distinguished Biography for his book. Read More