Ezra Glinter


Woody Allen’s 'Magic in the Moonlight' Will Be Forgotten Soon

By Ezra Glinter

Woody Allen’s 'Magic in the Moonlight' Will Be Forgotten Soon
Do rotten people make great art? Maybe. But whatever you think of Woody Allen, his new film ‘Magic in the Moonlight’ offers little evidence to back up that theory, Ezra Glinter writes.Read More


Ellen Willis and Me

By Ezra Glinter

Ellen Willis and Me
The legendary feminist critic, writer and editor Ellen Willis died in 2006. But a new collection of her essays reminds Ezra Glinter that her voice has a lasting impact.Read More


Ex-Hasidic Writers Go Off the Path and Onto the Page

By Ezra Glinter

Ex-Hasidic Writers Go Off the Path and Onto the Page
People who leave the ultra-Orthodox world have become a social movement. And the stories of their transformations are now a rich literary genre, Ezra Glinter writes.Read More


Alejandro Jodorowsky Goes on a Voyage in Search of Himself

By Ezra Glinter

Alejandro Jodorowsky Goes on a Voyage in Search of Himself
‘The Dance of Reality,’ a new movie by cult director Alejandro Jodorowsky, is a departure for a filmmaker best known for violent imagery and New Age symbolism.Read More


The Remarkable Career of Ruth Wisse, Yiddish Scholar and Political Firebrand

By Ezra Glinter

The Remarkable Career of Ruth Wisse, Yiddish Scholar and Political Firebrand
Ruth Wisse pioneered the academic study of Yiddish. As she approaches retirement, she talks about her brilliant literary career — and her right-wing political polemic.Read More






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