Every Friday My Machberet presents an array of Jewish-interest links, primarily of the literary variety.
Ah, when a pro-BDS* academic reviews Jonathan Safran Foer’s new novel for a literary website! Such…interesting…historical/political perspectives can result.
As it happens, the site posted another review of the same title on the same day—this one, by an author who actually focused on the book. Imagine that.
(*I don’t want to link to evidence about the reviewer’s pro-boycott position, because I don’t need the nuisance of a pingback. But you don’t really need me to do it: Google is our friend, friends.)