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Amos Oz returns to the kibbutz in Between Friends

September 27, 2013


Here is my New York Journal of Books review of Amos Oz‘s new book of short stories Between Friends. As I discuss in my examiner article, this book and his previous book of short stories reflect two distinct emotional reactions to capitalism’s defeat of socialism in Israeli society and its economy. Amos Oz

Subtle Bodies | New York Journal of Books

September 9, 2013


Subtle Bodies by Norman Rush portrays a happy marriage. Read my review on New York Journal of Books. See my additional remarks on Norman Rush