Every Friday morning My Machberet presents an assortment of links, primarily of the literary variety.
Tempting conference coming up at Princeton University on Sunday, April 7: “American Jewish Culture: ‘Fresh Vitality in Every Direction.'” Including literary directions.
If you aspire to write Jewish-themed children’s books, you may want to look into this workshop, scheduled for June at the Highlights Foundation in Honesdale, Penn.
The Ilanot Review seeks “hybrid literary texts” for its next issue. Deadline: April 30.
New to me this week: TheTower.org, which “features reporting and analysis of geopolitical, security, economic, social and other events and trends affecting the Middle East and America’s interests in the region.” (h/t @dg_myers)
Thanks to David Remnick, you may feel as though you, too, were able to attend Philip Roth’s 80th birthday party.
Photo Credit: Reut Miryam Cohen