David Mikics


Perplexed By Maimonides? Here's Guide for You.

By David Mikics

Perplexed By Maimonides? Here's Guide for You.
Maimonides was not just a titan of Jewish learning — he can be a surprisingly contemporary guide for our times. Moshe Halbertal’s new book dives in.Read More


Is There Anything Jewish About Giving to Charity?

By David Mikics

Is There Anything Jewish About Giving to Charity?
Do Jews and Christians have a similar approach to charity and the potential upside for doing good? A new book weighs what giving back means to both faiths.Read More


Franz Kafka's Birthday Offers Kafkaesque Dilemma

By David Mikics

Franz Kafka's Birthday Offers Kafkaesque Dilemma
Were Franz Kafka’s books the most typically Jewish documents of his time? Reiner Stach sheds light on Kafka’s last years and his inner conflicts.Read More



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