Nathan Englander

The Takeaway

Jonathan Safran Foer and Nathan Englander on their 'New American Haggadah'

Thursday, April 05, 2012

The Haggadah, the Jewish religious text read at Passover, is 3,000 years old. It has been translated more than any Jewish book, from ancient times, to 14th-century Sarajevo, to the just-published "New American Haggadah." Jonathan Safran Foer and Nathan Englander have constructed a new Haggadah, religious, yet modern, for the American Jews of their generation.


Selected Shorts

Selected Shorts: Confused Couples

Sunday, June 12, 2011

A failing marriage, a failed affair and “one of them is lying,” in three pieces involving couples.


Talk to Me

Nathan Englander Expounds on Execution

Thursday, April 22, 2010

Nathan Englander talked about everything from his hyper-conscience writing approach to Jewish Santas. Listen to his discussion from BAM's Eat, Drink & Be Literary series.