Vladislav Davidzon, Tablet's European culture correspondent, is a Russian-American writer, translator, and critic. He was born in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, and lives in Paris.
As the Russian leader tightens his grip on the region, who will be the last to flee the fighting?
Hollande: ‘France is your country. Your place is here. This is your home.’
Victor Pinchuk was awarded the Sheptytsky Medal at the Kiev Hilton, uniting Bernard-Henri Lévy, rabbis, presidents, glitterati
A Q&A with the Right Sector Parliamentarian Borislav Bereza
She was an enforcer of liberal morality in the face of cultish leader worship in the former Soviet Union. Who can take up her mantle?
By Yair Rosenberg —
Netanyahu spoke effectively, if predictably. But what impact will he have?By Tova Ross —
The holiday’s ‘mishloach manot’ boxes used to involve juice and a bag of chips. Now competitive moms have raised the stakes.By Sima Goel — Amid political upheaval, an embattled girl fled entirely alone—the lessons of Purim’s heroine propelling her to freedom
An excerpt from Stars of David: Prominent Jews Talk About Being Jewish
The Book of Esther doesn't mention God. Robert Alter's new translation shows that's just one way the biblical text is unique.
And why Purim is the perfect holiday for the beloved Star Trek character
The Book of Esther doesn’t mention God. Robert Alter’s new translation shows that’s just one way the biblical text is unique.
Matthew Fishbane accompanied a group of would-be Jews as they made aliyah from rural India, led by an unlikely activist
Israel Story, Episode 6: No valentines, just a fatwa, a shidduch, some tears, and some laughter