Book Discussion on Running Commentary

Benjamin Balint presents a history of the Jewish cultural and political magazine, Commentary. Founded following World WarII, the… read more

Benjamin Balint presents a history of the Jewish cultural and political magazine, Commentary. Founded following World WarII, the magazine was considered a home for leftist politics and new writers such as Philip Roth and Bernard Malamud. The author recalls that as time passed the periodical shifted its political leanings from the left to the right. Mr. Balint explores why the editorial shift occurred. He discusses his book at Eliot Bay BookCompany in Seattle. close

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Book Discussion on Running Commentary

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Public Affairs Event
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Seattle, Washington, United States
First Aired:
Jul 18, 2010
Last Aired:
Aug 16, 2010

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  • Jul 18, 2010 | 11:05am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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