Out and About
Joseph Cedar’s film “Footnote” has been nominated for an Oscar in the foreign language category.
Leonard Cohen has a poem in this week’s New Yorker.
Joshua Cohen writes about smuggling a suitcase full of books to Berlin.
A British publisher wants to reissue “Mein Kampf” in Germany, but the Bavarian copyright holders are having none of it.
Forward contributor Nathan Abrams has received a £76,000 grant to write about the Jewish side of Stanley Kubrick.
The opponents of Hasidim also had their stories, according to a new book by Dovid Katz.
Gary Shteyngart has turned the back-cover blurb into its own literary form.
The Globe theater has come under fire for inviting the Israeli Habima Theater to participate in its Globe to Globe festival.