Every Friday My Machberet presents an array of Jewish-interest links, primarily of the literary variety.
Enjoy this remarkable account of “Two Days with I.B. Singer,” courtesy of Jewish Currents.
The Fig Tree Books blog launched a new feature: American Jewish Experience (AJE) Around the Web.
“Commenting on the [Jewish Quarterly/Wingate Prize] longlist, Director of the prize Rachel Lasserson says, ‘This generation of writers was born into stories of epic scale. Our longlist reflects their struggle to make sense of these huge stories.’”
With help from one of his children, Library Journal remembers author Howard Fast on the centenary of his birth.
And on my other blog this week: “Midrash on Happiness.”
Photo Credit: Reut Miryam Cohen