Blog Archive: April 2015


Celebrating Short Story Month–and Grace Paley

Apr 27, 2015

By Erika Dreifus

As April comes to an end, we reach the conclusion of another National Poetry Month. Happily, though, with May’s advent we’re about to embark on a new celebration: Short Story Month, which has been gaining in popularity over the past five or six years. Although we focus on publishing novels here at Fig Tree Books, […]

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American Jewish Experience (AJE) Around the Web

Apr 21, 2015

By Erika Dreifus

In which we curate for you some of the best items we’ve discovered lately that address American Jewish Experience.

Celebrating the "Brilliant and Challenging" Cynthia Ozick

Apr 14, 2015

By Erika Dreifus

Cynthia Ozick is something of an icon—but even icons have birthdays! Hers falls this week (on April 17), and in anticipation, we’re proud to revisit one of her many important works.

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AJE Around the Web

Apr 7, 2015

By Erika Dreifus

Presenting the latest installment of our blog feature: AJE Around the Web. In these posts, we curate for you some of the best items we’ve discovered lately that address American Jewish Experience.