Despite the fact that Ofir Touché Gafla’s latest novel is an Israeli book, it does not touch directly on Israeli life. What it offers instead is a memorable vision of the afterlife.
Not every kid wanted to be Holden Caulfield. Sometimes associating yourself with him or Salinger, could be risky. The author of ‘The Salinger Contract’ explains.
While reading old family letters, David Laskin discovers the legacy of his grandparents who chose not to help relatives stuck in Europe.23
The Forward is hosting an event full of food, comedy and conversation, exploring the role Jewish food plays in connecting us to one another.
Meet Yehuda Miklaf, the Jerusalem-based bookbinder to the elite who has created custom book designs for George W. Bush and the Pope.
The new book, ‘Like Dreamers,’ is about seven of the paratroopers who reunited Jerusalem during the Six Day War. The surprising directions they took after form the fabric of Israel’s recent history. Read an excerpt.4
Disgraced baseball star Ryan Braun was supposed to be on the cover of ‘Jewish Sports Stars.’ After his doping admission, the slugger is relegated to the inside pages.
This article has been sent!Close