From Philip Roth to Ryan Murphy, men keep pretending Anne Frank survived the Holocaust. Why?
The Jew, unless otherwise specified, is a man.
Shalom Auslander, author of the memoir ‘Foreskin’s Lament,’ is the creator of ‘HAPPYish,’ a dark comedy on Showtime starring Steve Coogan and Kathryn Hahn.
Anyone who knows Shalom Auslander’s work knows he is haunted by the past — both his own personal past and the collective Jewish one. But for the sake of potential new readers, he is making this fact abundantly clear in the trailers he has made for his soon-to-be-released novel, “Hope: A Tragedy.”