Wednesday, May 4 2011
Fiddler on the Roof represents the Hollywood musical at its most astute. A terrific, light-hearted, but deep thinking dramedy filled with dazzling performances, and ponderous, insightful, even timeless themes.
Wednesday, May 30 2007
Wednesday, May 16 2007
Michael Chabon writes the best Saul Bellow novel since Saul Bellow died -- antic, droll, brainy, Yiddishy, secular, updated to present-day American -- but with differences that reflect literary times and their discrepant personalities.
Thursday, May 10 2007
Yiddish detective tracks a killer across Alaska in Michael Chabon's brilliantly conceived noir history.