May 2016

What Does an Acclaimed Israeli Sci-Fi Writer Have to Tell Us about the Israel of Tomorrow?

“To this familiar Tel Aviv scene, however, with its characteristic mix of squalor and charm, Tidhar has added cyborgs, chip-implanted …


Why Won’t American Jews Learn Hebrew?

The stubborn American Jewish refusal to treat Hebrew as a language that can be learned, spoken, and used is nothing …


A Fraternal Note (by James Reiss)

One brother emigrated to Israel, the other remained in the United States. Both became poets, searching for words the other …