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This Crazy Devotion by Philip Ter­man

This Crazy Devotion by Philip Ter­man

Poetry. Jewish Studies. Philip Terman’s latest poetry collection, THIS CRAZY DEVOTION, begins appropriately enough with “Tormented Meshuggenehs,” “the crazy sages… / who dervished across the hayfields / and paused to yawp a parable to...

Jerusalem Beach: Stories by Iddo Gefen

Jerusalem Beach: Stories by Iddo Gefen

Translator: Daniella Zamir For fans of Etgar Keret, a debut collection that fuses the humor of everyday life in Israel with technology’s challenges and the latest discoveries about the human brain. At once compassionate,...