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International book digest

The Arabs and the Holocaust: The Arab-Israeli War of Narratives by Gilbert Achcar (Metropolitan, 2010) This short review deems a...

Jenna Krajeski Jenna Krajeski 10 years ago

International book digest

Faith and Power: Religion and Politics in the Middle East by Bernard Lewis (Oxford University Press, 2010) and Muhammad and...

Jenna Krajeski Jenna Krajeski 10 years ago

International book digest

The Icarus Syndrome: A History of American Hubris by Peter Beinart (Harper/HarperCollins Publishers 2010) In this review Leslie H. Gelb...

Jenna Krajeski Jenna Krajeski 10 years ago

International books digest

The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest by Stieg Larsson, translated by Reg Keeland. (Alfred A. Knopf, 2010). David Kamp...

Jenna Krajeski Jenna Krajeski 10 years ago

Weekly international book digest

The Beauty Bias: The Injustice of Appearance in Life and Law by Deborah L. Rhode (Oxford University Press, 2010) In...

Jenna Krajeski Jenna Krajeski 10 years ago

Weekly International Book Digest

The Dead Republic by Roddy Doyle (Viking, 2010)   Irish author Roddy Doyle’s new novel–the third in his Henry Smart...

Jenna Krajeski Jenna Krajeski 10 years ago

The Arabian Horses of Egypt: Celebrating beauty and grace

Last Saturday in a lush garden just across el-Mansouriya road from the pyramids, a large crowd gathered to celebrate the...

Jenna Krajeski Jenna Krajeski 10 years ago

Weekly international book digest

Trials of the Diaspora: A History of Anti-Semitism in England by Anthony Julius (Oxford University Press, 2010) Harold Bloom reviews...

Jenna Krajeski Jenna Krajeski 10 years ago

PalFest2010

On 1 May at 7:30 PM, novelists, poets, and scholars gathered together at the Palestinian National Theater in Jerusalem for...

Jenna Krajeski Jenna Krajeski 10 years ago

Weekly International Book Digest

Spoken from the Heart by Laura Bush (Scribner, 2010) Close to a year and a half since her husband finished...

Jenna Krajeski Jenna Krajeski 10 years ago

Weekly International Book Digest

Yemen: Dancing on the Heads of Snakes by Victoria Clark (Yale, 2010)   Largely ignored, Yemen was prominent for a...

Jenna Krajeski Jenna Krajeski 10 years ago

Weekly Review Digest

A look at this week’s books of interest, reviewed around the world: Oprah by Kitty Kelley (Crown Publishers, 2010). After...

Jenna Krajeski Jenna Krajeski 10 years ago

Twilight : Of vampires, college and teen werewolves

In August of 2008, I was assigned to cover a midday book release party at a chain bookstore in Manhattan....

Jenna Krajeski Jenna Krajeski 10 years ago