Every Friday morning My Machberet presents an assortment of Jewish-interest links, primarily of the literary variety.
Via JewishFiction.Net: a Purim-related excerpt from the forthcoming translation (by Jeffrey M. Green) of Aharon Appelfeld’s Suddenly, Love.
Publishers Weekly interviews Boris Fishman, whose debut novel A Replacement Life I am looking forward to reading.
Not sure how long this discount will last, but you can currently register for The Whole Megillah Seminar on Jewish Story for $99.
Interesting story from Tablet on Halban, “the best little Jewish publishing house in London.”
New Moment magazine contest, “Become a Senior Critic,” invites book and movie reviews from those 70+. Prizes: publication & gift subscriptions. Enter by August 1.
Photo Credit: Reut Miryam Cohen
Shabbat shalom & chag Purim!
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