A trusted member of her ultra-Orthodox Jewish community rapes fifteen-year-old Hannah in the back room of a Brooklyn kosher butcher shop. Unwilling to succumb to her parents’ demand that she blame a homeless black man, she runs away. Alone on unfamiliar New York City streets […] Read more »

The Man Who Wouldn’t Stand Up

Arnold Brinkman is a curmudgeonly but well-intentioned botanist who takes his nephew to a New York Yankees game and refuses to stand for the singing of God Bless America. His defiance leads to a public outcry and eventually forces him to flee his home and […] Read more »