Every Friday morning My Machberet presents an assortment of Jewish news, primarily of the literary variety, from around the Web.
A list of the latest children’s books to be translated from Hebrew to English. (via Makom)
I’m currently reading Michael Lavigne’s new novel, The Wanting, which The Forward reviewed this week.
Ellen Ullman’s sad and unsettling story, “Fathers,” is the latest installment in Tablet’s fiction series.
Ann D. Koffsky host the March Jewish Book Carnival.
My application to the Asylum International Jewish Artists Retreat was solicited last fall, but it wasn’t accepted. (Disappointed, I followed up with an email inquiry that was never answered.) But at least I’m able to get a glimpse into the event, which took place earlier this month, via Susan Reimer-Torn’s report for The Jewish Week.
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