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Allegra Goodman’s latest novel reviewed on NPR

Posted by Naomi Firestone-Teeter
Allegra Goodman’s latest novel, The Cookbook Collector, is reviewed on NPR’s “Fresh Air”…continue reading here.

 

Fiction and Museums

Earlier this week, Allegra Goodman wrote about being a world artist and writing “Jewish” fiction. She has been blogging all week for the Jewish Book Council and MyJewishLearning’s Author Blog series.
Some people do their best thinking in the shower. I do some of my best thinking in museums. I feel at peace surrounded by paintings. Continue reading here.

World Artists

On Monday, Allegra Goodman wrote about writing “Jewish” fiction. She will be blogging all week for the Jewish Book Council and MyJewishLearning’s Author Blog series.


Albert Einstein
famously declared himself a citizen of the world. As an artist I’d like to do the same.  Continue reading here.

Writing “Jewish” Fiction

Allegra Goodman is the author. Her new novel, The Cookbook Collector, will be released next week. She will be blogging all week for the Jewish Book Council and MyJewishLearning’s Author Blog series.


Jewish literature
means different things to different people. It can mean writing by a Jewish author, writing about Jewish culture, writing about Jews, or writing about Judaism as a religion. Continue reading here.