Yoram Kaniuk Wins Sapir Prize For Literature

Billie Holiday kissed and hated the Tablet contributor

Remembered

Raja Shehadeh’s new memoir joins a growing list of literary works on Palestinian life before Israel. But do they tell the whole story?

Convert’s Tale

A new study assesses the 12th-century memoir attributed to ‘Herman the former Jew’

Some People

In a spoken excerpt from her new memoir, Rachel Shukert recounts the final days of a European romance

Stick in the Mud

Mud-bathing with mom, in the latest chapter of an illustrated memoir

Higher Learning

A father tells his young son a tantalizing lie

Return of the Nonexistent

Can a son’s failure to have a bar mitzvah be a mitzvah?

Mothers’ Little Helpers

Guidebooks quell the anxieties of raising up a child

Guess Who’s Coming to Seder

A Passover in Berlin stirs up questions of freedom and faith

Managed Care

Rattled by a sudden lack of indifference

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