Polish journalist Hanna Krall's "The Woman From Hamburg: And Other True Stories" (Other Press, $19) is based on interviews she did that in some way involved the Holocaust. But when one of the 12 stories was recently featured in The New Yorker's fiction issue, an accompanying note...
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Does edgy Jewish humor translate? The New York-based magazine Heeb is coming to England -- but whether the United Kingdom's rather reserved Jewish population will appreciate the magazine's offbeat urban style remains to be seen.
The magazine's British launch was held recently at a...
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All the Tenacity
in the World
Neglected by publishing and the press, author Robert AnthonySiegel is out pitching his funny first novel by himself
By Robert Eshman, Associate Editor
For Robert Anthony Siegel,April is indeed the cruelest month.Siegel's first novel came out in April --...