Kafka gets a Google doodle on his 130th birthday.
Wisława Szymborska got a Google doodle on her 90th birthday yesterday.
The Polish Cultural Institute recommends Polish books available in English translation in 2013 (including Krajewski, one of my recent obsessions).
Tales from Odessa, a Yiddish musical by Socalled inspired by the stories of Isaak Babel, plays at the Segal Centre through Sunday.
What Russians read, an infographic.