Books

The Weekly Yiderati – Shteyngart’s Tweets, Ben Marcus’ Wordless Musics, Simon Rich Shouts & Murmurs, And More

The Weekly Yiderati – Shteyngart’s Tweets, Ben Marcus’ Wordless Musics, Simon Rich Shouts & Murmurs, And More
By January 20, 2012

Our weekly roundup of all things literary because we’ve been told that Jews like books. Read More

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Adam Kirsch CliffsNotes: Red Wine And The Israel Lobby

Adam Kirsch CliffsNotes: Red Wine And The Israel Lobby
By January 18, 2012

Adam Kirsch revisits John J. Mearsheimer and Stephen M. Walt’s The Israel Lobby and U.S. Foreign Policy. We revisit the four bottles of wine we drank while reading it. Read More

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Welcome Back Cohen

Welcome Back Cohen
By January 17, 2012

Old Ideas, means a new Leonard Cohen album. Read More

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Shul Hopping: A Single Man In The Land Of The Married

Shul Hopping: A Single Man In The Land Of The Married
By January 13, 2012

It ain’t easy being a single Jew in among the married crowd. Read More

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Jewcy Presents: Nora Ephron And Nathan Englander In Conversation At Symphony Space

Jewcy Presents: Nora Ephron And Nathan Englander In Conversation At Symphony Space
By January 11, 2012

Catch two masters of their respected crafts in a rare public discussion together. Read More

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Reviewed: Jeff Oliver’s “Failure To Thrive”

Reviewed: Jeff Oliver’s “Failure To Thrive”
By January 11, 2012

Jeff Oliver in his debut novel, Failure to Thrive, throws a hail-mary pass that lands, beautifully, in the arms of the readers. Read More

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Christopher Hitchens And Swine

Christopher Hitchens And Swine
By January 10, 2012

After a lifelong curiosity about the prohibition against pork, one writer finds a satisfying answer—in the writings of the late Christopher Hitchens. Read More

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“The Moment” At An Orthodox Funeral

“The Moment” At An Orthodox Funeral
By January 9, 2012

An excerpt from the latest book from the folks who brought you the Six-Word Memoir series. Read More

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