Tel Aviv Review

Permanent Revolution: Soviet Meddling in the Arab-Israeli Conflict

Isabella Ginor and Gideon Remez discuss their book “The Soviet-Israeli War 1967-1973: The USSR’s Military Intervention in the Egyptian-Israeli Conflict”, which lays out a hitherto little-known Soviet foreign policy in the Middle East following the humiliating defeat of Moscow’s client states in the Six Day War.

Lights and Shadows of Doubt: Modern Philosophy in Pictures

Professor Steven Nadler explains why the 17th century is a major turning point in the history of Western philosophy, and delves into the merits of graphic books.

Light Unto the Nations: The Global Impact of the American Revolution

Jonathan Israel, professor emeritus of modern European history at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, discusses his book “Expanding Blaze: How the American Revolution Ignited the World, 1775-1848”.

Left-Handed Compliments: Anti-Semitic Discourse Among ‘Progressives’

Sociologist Dr. David Hirsh discusses anti-Jewish bigotry among socialist and so-called progressive circles.

Tel Aviv Stories: Identity and Dislocation in a Strangely Familiar Place

Israeli-American novelist Dalia Rosenfeld discusses her critically-acclaimed collection of short stories, in many of which Tel Aviv is a silent protagonist.

Nakba and Survival: The Anti-Heroes of 1948

Dr. Adel Manna, a historian of modern Palestine and senior fellow at the Van Leer Jerusalem Institute, discusses his new book, “Nakba and Survival: The Story of the Palestinians who Remained in Haifa and the Galilee, 1948-1956.”

Mandatory Service: How the League of Nations Shaped Modern International Relations

Historian Susan Pedersen discusses the League of Nations and the British Mandate of Palestine in a broader context.

Meet the Neighborhood Bogeyman: Iran

Dr. Raz Zimmt is the encyclopedia of policy analysis of Iran. Today’s episode interviews him about the new and changing alliances of the Middle East.

Being Fruitful and Multiplying? Please Stop

Professor Alon Tal discusses his new and acclaimed book, “The Land is Full: Addressing Overpopulation in Israel,” a plea for a sustainable future for Israel.

The Cold War’s Six Hot Days

Dr. Guy Laron discusses his new book, “The Six Day War: The Breaking of the Middle East.”