Monthly Archives: October 2009

“‘New Jews’ stake claim to faith, culture”

Posted by Naomi Firestone

CNN looks at the “New Jews”…continue reading here.

Tamar Yellin on Jewcy

Posted Naomi Firestone
Our first Sami Rohr Prize winner, Tamar Yellin, author of The Genizah at the House of Shepher and Tales of the Ten Lost Tribes, blogs for Jewcy…continue reading here.

Perec and Kabbalah

Posted by Naomi Firestone
Joshua Cohen of TabletMag looks at the relationship between Georges Perec…continue reading here.

Irina Reyn wins the Goldberg Prize

Posted by Naomi Firestone
A belated congratulations to Irina Reyn, who just won the Goldberg Prize for Jewish Fiction by Emerging Writers for her 2008 book, What Happened to Anna K (Touchstone/Simon & Schuster). Continue reading here.

What are you going to be for Halloween?

Posted by Naomi Firestone
Be your favorite literary hero and win a Sony Reader Pocket Edition ebook reader!  Continue reading here.

For the kiddies

Posted by Naomi Firestone
Yiddish for babies? Most definitely. Continue reading here.

“Eating Animals Is Making Us Sick”-Safran Foer

Posted by Naomi Firestone
Jonathan Safran Foer, author of the forthcoming Eating Animals, writes for CNN…continue reading here.