Jewish Literary Links for Shabbat
Photo Credit: Reut Miryam Cohen
Every Friday morning My Machberet presents an assortment of Jewish-interest links, primarily of the literary variety.
Discovered via Fiction & Film for French Historians: Julie Kalman reviews An Officer and a Spy, a novel by Robert Harris that is based on the Dreyfus Affair. The book will be released in the U.S. late next month.
Beautiful poem, “Hineini,” by David M. Harris (scroll down).
Leah Falk writes about Kenneth Bonert’s novel The Lion Seeker, which, Falk explains, “tells a Jewish immigration story that never touches America, but nonetheless takes in hand this vulnerability and other difficulties in the literature and public narratives of immigration.”
Many thanks to Diana Bletter for hosting the December Jewish Book Carnival.
Finally, and in case you missed it: some smart writing about a stupid boycott.