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“Jew, Go Back to the Grave!” — A Parable

An abridged tale from Yaffa Eliach’s¬†¬†Hasidic Tales of the Holocaust: As Ostrovakas and his people were aiming their guns, Zvi fell into the grave a split second before the volley of fire hit him. He […]

Sep, 14

Gene Wolfe Redux

I have never gotten as much flak for an entry as I have for my criticism of The Book of the New Sun, and since people have been reading that troublesome entry lately, I thought […]

Nov, 28

The Part of Kafka People Forget

It seemed to K. as if at last those people had broken off all relations with him, and as if now in reality he were freer than he had ever been, and at liberty to […]

Sep, 18

Borges: The House of Asterion

Of Mirrors and the Labyrinth, quoted by Art of Memory, made me remember that crucial Borges story that is not as well-known as some, “The House of Asterion.” It is one of Borges’s more explicit […]

Aug, 19

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