Benjamin Balint, a writer living in Jerusalem, is the author of Running Commentary (2010) and Kafka’s Last Trial (forthcoming in 2018 from W.W. Norton). His translations from the Hebrew have appeared in the New Yorker and elsewhere.
About: Andrzej Franaszek, Miłosz: A Biography, Harvard University Press
About: Zachary Leader, The Life of Saul Bellow: To Fame and Fortune, 1915–1964, Knopf; Saul Bellow, There Is Simply Too Much to Think About: Collected Nonfiction, edited by Benjamin Taylor, Viking.
About: Roth Unbound: A Writer and His Books, Claudia Roth Pierpont, Farrar, Straus and Giroux
About: Howard Eiland and Michael W. Jennings, Walter Benjamin: A Critical Life, Harvard University Press, 2014.