Books

Anti-Semites I Really Like: H.P. Lovecraft

Anti-Semites I Really Like: H.P. Lovecraft
By August 22, 2011

H.P Lovecraft: Writer of great spooky stories, and a total anti-Semite who we’re going to forgive right here and now. Read More

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The Weekly Yiderati: Single Jewish Media Powerhouses, Grossman’s Soundtrack, Bellow In Chicago, And More

The Weekly Yiderati: Single Jewish Media Powerhouses, Grossman’s Soundtrack, Bellow In Chicago, And More
By August 19, 2011

This week in our roundup of news for people who like books, we’ve got single, Jewish media powerhouses, Sara Marcus writing about her hometown, and Saul Bellow’s city recognizing one of his classics. Read More

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Books For Massive Dorks

Books For Massive Dorks
By August 16, 2011

Right now, I’d guess that Lev Grossman is about the closest thing we have to a fantasy novel god, so if you have an interest in that sort of thing, and you haven’t read all the books on his list of must-reads at Flavorwire, maybe get cracking. Read More

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The Weekly Yiderati: Saul Bellow’s Buddy/Lou Reed’s Teacher, Desks Where Writers Write, Vonnegut, And More

The Weekly Yiderati: Saul Bellow’s Buddy/Lou Reed’s Teacher, Desks Where Writers Write, Vonnegut, And More
By August 11, 2011

Our weekly roundup for book nerds includes Delmore Schwartz, desks where writers make their magic, Vonnegut + Nazis + NPR, and much more. Read More

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Jews: We’re Running This Poetry Game

Jews: We’re Running This Poetry Game
By August 10, 2011

Say hello to the new Jewish poet laureate. Read More

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The State Of Jewish Books…

The State Of Jewish Books…
By August 8, 2011

Things we learned from a Jewish fiction State of the Union article. Read More

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The Weekly Yiderati: Porky Books, Sylvia Plath, n+1 On Sam Lipsyte, And More

The Weekly Yiderati: Porky Books, Sylvia Plath, n+1 On Sam Lipsyte, And More
By August 5, 2011

This week in news for people who really like books: Chicago compares books to pigs…sorta, Sam Lipsyte gets talked about, and a bunch more. Read More

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Some Genes: Shalom Aleichem’s Centenarian Granddaughter Has Still Got Something To Say

Some Genes: Shalom Aleichem’s Centenarian Granddaughter Has Still Got Something To Say
By August 4, 2011

Thank goodness for amazing genetics and innovative drive that have made New York’s local PBS’s illuminating interview with Bel Kaufman possible. Read More

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