Adam Levin


Gurion Maccabee Explores the Akedah

By Adam Levin

The epic account of the “Gurionic War” from debut novelist Adam Levin was a finalist for the National Jewish Book Awards’ JJ Greenberg Memorial Award for fiction. Levin spoke to the Forward’s Allison Yarrow in November. In this excerpt the protagonist, Gurion, provides his own exegesis of the famous Akedah story whose impact is assessed in this week’s review of Yael Feldman’s book by Alicia Ostriker.Read More



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