Arts & Culture

The Weekly Yiderati: Franzen’s Jew Mistake, Harold Bloom’s Hair, Golems, Ben Greenman, and More

According to Marc Tracy at Tablet, Jonathan Franzen’s latest novel (and presidential beach read) Freedom, is a great novel with just one tiny problem: a (minor) Jewish character who doesn’t seem to fit the real life profile of a Jewish, … Read More

By / August 27, 2010

According to Marc Tracy at Tablet, Jonathan Franzen’s latest novel (and presidential beach read) Freedom, is a great novel with just one tiny problem: a (minor) Jewish character who doesn’t seem to fit the real life profile of a Jewish, D.C. neocon.