Searching for Ever Land: Karen Sloan-Brown
Taking his lead from his subject, Gershom Scholem - the 20th-century thinker who cracked open Jewish theology and history with a radical reading of Kabbalah - Prochnik combines biography and memoir to counter our contemporary political crisis with an original and urgent reimagining of the future of Israel. In Stranger in a Strange Land, Prochnik revisits the life and work of Gershom Scholem, whose once prominent reputation as a Freud-like interpreter of the inner world of the cosmos has been in eclipse in the United States. He vividly conjures Scholem´s upbringing in Berlin and compellingly brings to life Scholem´s transformative friendship with Walter Benjamin, the critic and philosopher. In doing so he reveals how Scholem´s frustration with the bourgeois ideology of Germany during the First World War led him to discover Judaism, Kabbalah, and finally Zionism as potent counterforces to Europe´s suicidal nationalism. Prochnik´s own years in the Holy Land in the 1990s brings him to question the stereotypical intellectual and theological constructs of Jerusalem and to rediscover the city as a physical place rife with the unruliness and fecundity of nature. Prochnik ultimately suggests that a new form of ecological pluralism must now inherit the historically energizing role once played by Kabbalah and Zionism in Jewish thought. 1. Language: English. Narrator: David Stifel. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/028866/bk_adbl_028866_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
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