Posts Tagged ‘ writers ’

Etgar Keret’s “Shiva Tour”

November 25, 2013
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When Etgar Keret was in the IDF, he gave his first short story to his brother to read while they walked the dog. “It’s beautiful, really moving,” his brother responded. “Do you have another copy?” Yes, said Etgar, and his brother bent down to pick up the dog’s feces with…

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Before and After the Holocaust

February 17, 2012
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Panorama-Adler

H.G. Adler (1910-1988), a writer from Prague, was a younger member of the artists’ circle that included Franz…

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Great Jewish Bloggers of the 1920s

February 9, 2012
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Anzia Yezierska, the Jewish immigrant writer from Poland, is most famous for Bread Givers (1925), her tenement story…

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The Talmud of Jazz

January 2, 2012
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jake

Jake Marmer is the self-described offspring of Woody Allen…

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Literary Gymnastics

November 22, 2011
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Etgar Keret is one of the most versatile writers in Israel today.…

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The Things We Left Unsaid

November 11, 2011
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urbesque (1)

Moshe Zvi Marvit is an absorbing writer, the…

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David Sedaris’ Perfect Apartment

September 5, 2011
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Humorist David Sedaris has made a career out…

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