Ben Ehrenreich’s most recent books include The Way to the Spring, based on his reporting from the West Bank, and Desert Notebooks: A Road Map for the End of Time, which was awarded an American Book Award in 2021.
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.