Jacob Silverman

Jacob Silverman is a contributing editor for the Virginia Quarterly Review and a columnist for Jewcy. His work has appeared in the New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Bookforum, the New Republic, and many other publications. He lives in New York.

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Sept. 7 2012 11:16 PM“I’m Not the Enemy”Four new novels address the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan from the soldier’s perspective.
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Aug. 4 2012 12:03 AMAgainst EnthusiasmThe epidemic of niceness in online book culture.
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