Tuesday, January 25, 2011| Permalink
Posted by Naomi Firestone-Teeter
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- The National Book Critics Circle announced the finalists for the 2010 Awards. The list includes: To the End of the Land (David Grossman), Comedy in a Minor Key (Hans Keilson), Crossing Mandelbaum Gate (Kair Bird), Simon Wiesenthal (Tom Segev), Hitch-22 (Christopher Hitchens), and Half a Life (Darin Strauss). Read the full list here.
- Altie Karper, editorial director at Schocken Books, has a conversation with brand channel: “…Altie Karper paves the way for Jewish publishing. Although there are other American Jewish publishers, none is under the auspices of a global publishing powerhouse like Random House…” Continue reading here.
- Judges have been announced for the 2011 Jewish Quarterly-Wingate Prize: Lisa Appignanesi, Michael Prodger, Emily Kasriel, and Dr. Daniel Glaser. Read more here.
- Jewlicious 7 has been announced: February 24-27.
- Erika Dreifus & Malamud’s “German Refugee” on Beatrice.com