What Strauss’ true convictions were remain murky, but many scholars now suggest he was at the very least ambivalent to the Nazi regime.
Kubrick took explicitly Jewish characters and superficially scrubbed them clean of any such ethnic or religious trace.
Asymptote, a literary journal of translation, recently published a little known letter by Stefan Zweig about friendship in the face of war.
Alice Munro, Jonathan Safran Foer and Stefan Zweig are bestsellers in Israel — and that’s a serious problem for Hebrew literature.
In the summer of 1936, the authors Stefan Zweig and Joseph Roth found some moments of peace before the arrival of the impending catastrophe. Zweig and Roth’s friendship is chronicled in Volker Weidermann’s “Ostend.”
‘The Grand Budapest Hotel’ was nominated for nine Oscars. Who was Stefan Zweig, the Jewish author whose works inspired the blockbuster movie?
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced the nominations for the 87th Academy Awards. Leading the pack is Wes Anderson’s “Grand Budapest Hotel,” with 9 nominations.
European Jews once vacationed at majestic resorts in the Austrian Alps. Many of these hotels are now deteriorating — but one Austrian artist is trying to change all that.
Wes Anderson’s newest film turns out to be a tribute to a trio of Jewish emigre artists. A.J. Goldmann charts their influence on Anderson’s ‘Budapest Hotel.’
Almost 70 years after committing suicide in Brazil in 1942, the Austrian Jewish writer Stefan Zweig still divides readers.