About Shalom Auslander

Shalom Auslander is the author of Beware of God: Stories, which was a finalist for the 2005 Koret Award for Writers Under 35.  His writing has appeared in The New Yorker, Esqure, The New York Times Magazine, and he is a regular contributor to Public Radio International's "This American Life." Foreskin's Lament, a memoir, will be published this year by Riverhead Books.

Ich Bin Ein Bestseller

By March 25, 2007

What a difference a half-century makes. Fifty years ago, Germans were pulling out my relatives’ gold fillings with a vise grip; today, they are sending me and every other Jewish writer they can find large certified checks for the right … Read More