A Political and Literary Forum
Serving in the Israeli army as a foreign volunteer.
J. A. Bernstein
More birds appear. Bending against the cold, I watch, name, and name again.
Barbara Rylko-Bauer's A Polish Doctor in the Nazi Camps.
A conversation with Adam Feinstein.
Karen Green's Bough Down.
Totalitarianism’s linguistic aggression.
Remembering Ficre Ghebreyesus
(and a slideshow of his paintings)
In Amanda Knox's new book, teen chick lit gives way to an insightful memoir from behind the prison walls.
It’s as if the plane hits an invisible iceberg. Your new Turkish friend starts praying in what you assume is Arabic.
Your seatmate from Heathrow to Copenhagen is a beautiful young Estonian woman who, thankfully, is talkative.
Thomas E. Kennedy
Alfred Kazin’s raw materials.
The posthumous career of Samuel Langhorne Clemens, better known as Mark Twain, has been a busy one.
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Daniel Akihiro Iwama
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