Tag Archives: Michael David Lukas

This Storm is What We Call Progress

Earlier this week, Michael David Lukas shared a list of his top ten favorite Jews of all time and his connection to Nomi Stone. He has been blogging all week for the Jewish Book Council and MyJewishLearning‘s Author Blog.
Histories of Jews in the Ottoman Empire (like histories of Jews in the Iberian Peninsula, Ancient Rome, and the Arab World) tend to fall into one of two camps: those that emphasize coexistence and those that emphasize strife. Continue reading here.

The Stranger’s Notebook

On Monday, Michael David Lukas shared a list of his top ten favorite Jews of all time. He will be blogging all week for the Jewish Book Council and MyJewishLearning’s Author Blog. His first book, The Oracle of Stamboul, is now available.

In my last post I mentioned the loneliness and alienation I felt during the first few months of the year I spent in Tunis. Continue reading here.

Lit Notes

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JBC Bookshelf: Icy Day Edition

Posted by Naomi Firestone-Teeter
Gosh, it never ends. But, bad weather = more time to read, so we’re not complaining too much! Continue reading here.