More choice reading morsels available online:
In "Jewish Like Me," Vanity Fair special correspondent Amy Fine Collins describes, in the magazine's words, "her lifelong role—above and below the Mason-Dixon Line—of being the only Jew in the room, and how an unexpected declaration by her daughter helped her reconstitute her identity." Read the full piece here.
Following up on his conversation with Senator Barack Obama, Jeffrey Goldberg interviews Senator John McCain
If you read my other blog, you know I'm excited about Marie Brenner's latest book, Apples & Oranges. Here's Steve Pollak's Jewish Literary Review take on the memoir.