Defending Zion

From the November 2007 Print Edition

Jews and Power by Ruth R. Wisse Schocken, 256 pages, $19.95 Ruth Wisse is a distinguished scholar: professor of Yiddish and comparative literature at Harvard, author of the classic 1971 study The Schlemiel as a Modern Hero , and editor of several anthologies of Yiddish prose and poetry, much of . . . . Continue Reading »