Books

The Big Jewcy: Mike Edison – Literary Libertine

The Big Jewcy: Mike Edison – Literary Libertine
By June 6, 2011

We caught up with Mike Edison to talk about his forthcoming book, “Dirty, Dirty, Dirty! Of Playboys, Pigs and Penthouse Paupers, an American Tale of Sex and Wonder.” Read More

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The Big Jewcy: Alina Simone – Rocker And Writer

The Big Jewcy: Alina Simone – Rocker And Writer
By June 2, 2011

Musician and author of “You Must go and Win” gives us a list of her favorite sad Jews. Read More

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The Big Jewcy: Lorin Stein – Editor Of The Paris Review

The Big Jewcy: Lorin Stein – Editor Of The Paris Review
By June 2, 2011

The man who revitalized The Paris Review comes to the realization that George Plimpton was a goy right here on Jewcy. Read More

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The Big Jewcy: Sara Marcus – Riot Grrrl Historian/Author

The Big Jewcy: Sara Marcus – Riot Grrrl Historian/Author
By June 1, 2011

Everybody has fawned over Sara’s book “Girls to the Front: The True Story of the Riot Grrrl Revolution.” Everybody including us. Read More

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The Big Jewcy: Emma Straub – Novelist, Bookseller, Baker

The Big Jewcy: Emma Straub – Novelist, Bookseller, Baker
By June 1, 2011

There are nearly a million reasons to like Emma Straub. We will focus on her writing. Read More

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Exclusive Trailer Premiere For “Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness”

Exclusive Trailer Premiere For “Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness”
By May 19, 2011

Jewcy premieres the trailer for a film that profiles one of the greatest names in the history of Jewish literature, Sholem Aleichem Read More

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Philip Roth Helps Jews To Repeat Man Booker Awards

Philip Roth Helps Jews To Repeat Man Booker Awards
By May 18, 2011

Philip Roth is so close to being the Michael Jordan of writers that it isn’t even funny at this point. Read More

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Rewriting Edith Wharton’s Jew

Rewriting Edith Wharton’s Jew
By May 17, 2011

Taking a new look at a Jew from the Gilded Age. Read More

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