Abishag: From Biblical Obscurity
to Literary Fame
The secular use
of literary stories.

By Mika Ahuvia

A look at Yiddish books
that make us laugh.

By Neal Karlen

An interview with Amos Oz's
translator, Nicholas de Lange.
By Benjamin Pollak

English as a Jewish Language
The poetic entanglements of
language and culture.
By Laura Levitt

Judeo-Arabic in Mizrahi Jewish Life
How Arabic became a language
of Jewish scholarship
By Raymond Scheindlin


A sampling from Ilan Stavans' book, Resurrecting Hebrew.

By Ilan Stavans

Secular Literary Representations
in Judeo-Persian
A survey of Iranian Jewry's
rich literary history.
By Dalia Yasharpour