Adina Hoffman



Conversation with Lisa Cohen, at FSG’s Work in Progress, September, 2016

Q & A in The National Book Review, April, 2016

Interview with Deborah Baker in Bomb, November, 2010

Interview in the Jewish Chronicle, London, July 2010


Blueprint,” ABC Radio Australia, interview with Jonathan Green, on the architecture of Jerusalem, 2020

Bookworm,” KCRW, interview with Michael Silverblatt, on Ben Hecht: Fighting Words, Moving Pictures, 2019

Beinecke biography symposium, “On Politics,” with Kai Bird, Beinecke Library, Yale University, 2019

Yale University Press podcast, on Ben Hecht, 2019

Museum of Non-Visible Art, on Ben Hecht and some other things, 2019

Vox Tablet,” on Till We Have Built Jerusalem: Architects of a New City, 2016

Radio Times,” WHYY, interview with Marty Moss-Coane, on Sacred Trash: The Lost and Found World of the Cairo Geniza, with Peter Cole, 2011

The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer,” PBS, “Art Beat” interview with Jeffrey Brown, on My Happiness Bears No Relation to Happiness, 2009

Radio Times,” WHYY interview with Marty Moss-Coane, on My Happiness, 2009

The Leonard Lopate Show,” WNYC, on My Happiness, 2009

Talk of the Nation,” NPR, interview with Neal Conan, on the best books about the Middle East, 2002


Newberry Library, Chicago, 2021, in conversation with David Denby, about Ben Hecht

London Jewish Book Week, 2019, in conversation with Adrian Wootton, on Ben Hecht

London Jewish Book Week, 2017, in conversation with Ian Black, on Till We Have Built Jerusalem