Archive | November 2, 2017

Agnon and the 100th Balfour Anniversary

S.Y. Agnon’s story “Paths of Righteousness, or The Vinegar Maker” appears in “A Book That Was Lost” (Toby Press); in Hebrew: “Ma’aglei Tzedek.” The story raised a bit of controversy when first published in 1923, based upon differing interpretations of what Agnon was trying to say with it. In a rare statement about the meaning […]

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