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NEW ON THE SRP SHELF

"Every year that I have the privilege of reading new stories by the Rohr candidates, I feel a renewed faith in what Jewish literature can be, and how it can teach, stir and connect us. The Rohr Prize is one of the purest celebrations of excellence, creativity and Jewish imagination."

Abigail Pogrebin
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Ilana M. Blumberg

George Eliot:

Whole Soul  

Oxford University Press

JANUARY 2024

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Ben Lerner

The Lights  

Farrar, Straus and Giroux

SEPTEMBER 2023

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Adam D. Mendelsohn 
and Jonathan Sarna

Yearning to Breathe Free: Jews in Gilded Age America 

Princeton University Press

SEPTEMBER 2023

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Haim Watzman, Translator

Space and Time Under Persecution: The German-Jewish Experience in the Third Reich 

Chicago University Press

SEPTEMBER 2023

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Deborah E. Lipstadt

Golda Meir: Israel’s Matriarch 

Yale University Press

AUGUST 2023

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Samuel Freedman 

Into the Bright Sunshine: Young Hubert Humphrey and the Fight for Civil Rights 

Oxford University Press

JULY 2023

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Paul Goldberg

The Dissident

 

 

Farrar, Straus and Giroux

JUNE 2023

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Jonathan Rosen

The Best Minds: A Story of Friendship, Madness and the Tragedy of Good Intentions 


Penguin Press

APRIL 2023

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Benjamin Balint

Bruno Schulz: An Artist, a Murder, and the Hijacking of History, Benjamin Balint   


W. W. Norton & Company

APRIL 2023

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Daniel Gordis

Impossible Takes Longer: 75 Years After Its Creation, Has Israel Fulfilled Its Founders' Dreams? 


ECCO

APRIL 2023

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Idra Novey

Take What You Need


Viking Press

March 2023

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Jeremy Dauber

Mel Brooks: Disobedient Jew 


Yale University Press

March 2023

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Jonathan Wilson

The Red Balcony


Schocken Books

February 2023

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Daniel Torday

The 12th Commandment


St. Martin's Press

January 2023

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Margot Singer
& Nicole Walker (editors)

Bending Genre: Essays on Creative Nonfiction

(2nd edition) 


Bloomsbury Academic

January 2023

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Adam Kirsch

The Revolt Against Humanity: Imagining a Future without Us


Columbia Global Reports

January 2023

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