Every Friday morning My Machberet presents an assortment of Jewish-interest links, primarily of the literary variety.
In The Barnes & Noble Review: an interview with Israeli author David Grossman about his newly translated book Falling out of Time.
I haven’t wanted to spend my precious reading time with John B. Judis’s Genesis: Truman, American Jews, and the Origins of the Arab/Israeli Conflict. Here’s another review that explains why that’s the case.
From Tablet: “Second Seder,” a Passover poem by Andrea Cohen.
Catch up with the monthly Jewish Book Carnival: April’s edition is hosted by The Whole Megillah.
LABA, “a non-religious Jewish house of study and culture laboratory at the 14th Street Y” in New York, has issued a call for fellowship applications. Next year’s theme: “TIME.” No fee to apply. Deadline: May 12, 2014. The program awards stipends to its fellows.
Photo Credit: Reut Miryam Cohen