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My Mother's Son

My Mother's Son

by David Hirshberg

A moving coming-of-age story spiced with dark family secrets, historical references, dirty politics, and poignant immigrants’ tales that beautifully evoke life in 1950s Boston.read more

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Interview: Jonathan Weisman

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On being an American Jew in the Trump era.

Writing the Jewish Rust Belt

by Allison Pitinii Davis
"I suspect that there are readers like me who find nothing strange about love and Spinoza, about Coors Light and Treblinka."