Rebecca Gruber advocates for Jewish Artists Residencies. What an excellent idea (so long as writers are included).
Clark Hoyt, Public Editor for The New York Times, has called for the paper's Jerusalem bureau chief, Ethan Bronner, to be reassigned. Why? Because Bronner's son has enlisted in the IDF. Jeffrey Goldberg reacts.
Bagels and Books reports on a trip to Paris for the latest Rencontres des Livres des Mondes Juifs.