Francesca Segal wins $100,000 2013 Sami Rohr Prize for Jewish Literature
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Everyone has a favorite genre or topic of book to read—or maybe there's subject or theme that you want to learn more about. With this in mind, JBC set out to collect reading lists on topics across the spectrum of Jewish life.
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Pick of the Week The Golem and the Jinni
Helene Weckerread more
by Saul Friedländer
One of the most influential writers of the twentieth century, Franz Kafka is the subject of numerous texts that interpret him in equally numerous ways.read more
by Randy Susan Meyers
I take no comfort in lies, half-truths, and fairy tales.
by Joanna Hershon
I recently attended my friend’s father’s memorial. It was held at the Faculty House of Columbia University in a perfectly lovely nondescript room with a bar.