Ben Ehrenreich is the author of the novels Ether and The Suitors. The Way to the Spring, based on his reporting from the West Bank, will be published by Penguin Press in June.
W.G. Sebald’s A Place in the Country.
A Russian novelist’s fight, in life and art, to see the world afresh in all its cruelty and splendor.
Satantango will devour you, you and everything you know.
A novelist’s lyrical attempt to measure the immeasurable.
Frederic Tuten's Self Portraits is a backward glance on life that's vital, wistful and filled with sweet ache.
With C, Tom McCarthy asks us to see fiction as a crafty and adventurous playmate unafraid of its mortality.
Because of Gaza, "everything is tainted" in Israel, according to Gideon Levy.
At the US Social Forum, activists discuss how to meet basic needs—and take on the system.