Jewcy talks to novelist Myla Goldberg.
At Tablet, Leil Leibovitz eulogizes Israeli comic actor Yosef Shiloach.
Adam Kirsch reviews a new biography of Russian poet Joseph Brodsky.
Is Hebrew being threatened by too much translation?
Visit Khan Sharonim, a first-century stop along the Nabatean spice route.
And Joshua Cohen’s novel “Witz” (reviewed in the Forward here) is so big it can stop a bullet (kind of):
Ezra Glinter is the critic-at-large of the Forward.
Out and About: True Grit's Oscar Chances; Bullet-Stopping Books