jewish writer

Herman Wouk, Best-Selling Author of 'Marjorie Morningstar' Turns 100

Author of 'The Caine Mutiny' and 'The Hope' shows no signs of slowing down.

05/26/2015 - 20:00
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Today, one of the greatest Jewish American novelists of all time celebrates a big milestone. But even as Herman Wouk celebrates his 100th birthday, the literary giant shows no signs of slowing down.

Herman Wouk, pictured here in Jerusalem in 1955. JTA.

Saul Bellow's Jewish Problem: The Lost (And Recently Found) Lecture

The New York Review of Books published the second and last installment of Saul Bellow's lectures on being a Jewish writer--and, boy, is it a complicated. At root, he's gives his take on what it means to be a secular Jew in the modern world, particularly if your Jewish identity is central to you.

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