“The notion of dual loyalty is a linchpin of the anti-Semitic stereotype.”
Lazarus’s poem has in recent years been a point of contention for officials from the Trump administration.
“She was very compassionate, very thoughtful. She was very, very strong.”
The show will go on without him. But it will never be the same.
“He’s what you imagine the perfect scientist would be: Someone who weighs the evidence, a great observer, not just of people but of situations.”
There were two Philip Roths in Litchfield. One, at the auction house, was a magnified presence. And one was a normal man with normal tastes
Opera relies on the comedy of human foibles, a type of humor Sendak had an instinctual talent for depicting.
“Cake is very connected to very special moments in life.”
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“He shot me because I was Jewish.”