At Polish Book Festival, a Tale of Love and Israel

At Sopot, aficionados describe why they eat up translations from the Hebrew, especially writers like Etgar Keret, who don’t push the Holocaust, the Palestinian conflict or kibbutzim.

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Polish writer Pawel Huelle’s 2004 novel “Castorp,” an homage to Thomas Mann’s “Magic Mountain,” begins with an interesting prophesy made early last century. The book’s protagonist, Hans Castorp, comes to...