Every Friday My Machberet presents an array of Jewish-interest links, primarily of the literary variety.
Nice to see this Q&A with my former poetry teacher Matthew Lippman over on The Whole Megillah.
A powerful essay by Pearl Abraham, centered around her mother’s final Passover, over on Literary Hub.
With echoes of the stories of Lucette Lagnado and André Aciman, Ashley Jacobs recalls her grandparents’ “20-Century Exodus” from Egypt on JewishBoston.com.
A pretty great week for Abigail Pogrebin’s My Jewish Year: a review in The New York Times, an appearance on The Today Show—and, coming up on Sunday morning: an appearance on Face the Nation.
And, ICYMI, what I consider to be yesterday’s necessary deed of the day: calling out anti-Israel bias on a major radio show’s website.
Photo Credit: Reut Miryam Cohen