In an Ex-Pat’s Literary Crime Novel, Norwegian and Jewish-American Sensibilities Collide

The cranky anti-hero of ‘Norwegian by Night’ may be demented, but he’s no fool when it comes to patriotism, identity, and time

Mo Yan’s Jewish Interpreter

The D-student translator behind the Chinese winner of the Nobel Prize in literature

Daybreak: Did Iran Delays Its Nuclear Program?

Plus Amar’e, Toulouse, and stuffed cabbage kugel

Criminal Acts

Agenda: “Crime Scene: Europe,” Jascha Heifetz in a new documentary, Def Jam in Atlanta, Jewish life in the Bay Area, Freud vs. Jung in Oslo, and more

Sundown: Bibi Agrees to Obama’s ’67 Premise

Plus, Arab League considers Security Council, creepy Breivik surgery, and more

What To Make of the Oslo Attacker’s Zionism?

Manifesto by alleged slayer of 92 articulated Islamophobia, ‘Israeli nationalism’

Sundown: Attack on Oslo

Plus that new J Street poll, the ‘Righteous Gentiles’ of CUFI, and more

Falling Out

Israel and Jordan once worked together for peace. Now their alliance is collapsing, driven apart by the issue of refugee resettlement, and Jordan may be turning to Iran.

Today on Tablet

Music that tastes like chicken, Pesach on the beach, and more

Oslo Discord

Once staunch supporters of Israel, Norwegians have shifted to a pro-Palestinian stance. What changed?

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