WELCOME! | Log in | MONDAY, AUGUST 19, 2019 | Forecast | Lottery Results | Contact Us | Send a news tip | Get our newsletter | RSS Feed

Book Talk: Nathan Englander, kaddish.com


n Nathan Englander’s latest novel, when Larry’s father dies, he turns to the website kaddish.com for help reciting the Jewish prayer for the dead. The celebrated Pulitzer finalist and prize-winning author of Dinner at the Center of the Earth, What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank etc. talks with novelist Julie Orringer (The Flight Portfolio) about his satirical tale of atonement, spiritual redemption, and the temptations of the internet.

“Englander is mischievously hilarious, nightmarish, suspenseful, inquisitive, and deliriously tender in this concentrated tale of tradition and improvisation, faith and love.”—Booklist

Tickets $35 including a copy of Kaddish.com


Part of Succeed2gether's Montclair Literary Festival 2019


No comments on this story | Please log in to comment by clicking here
Please log in or register to add your comment
Contents of this site are all © 2019 The Jersey Tomato Press | All rights reserved | Powered by Creative Circle Media Solutions