Rich Cohen is the author of 13 books, including Tough Jews: Fathers, Sons, and Gangster Dreams, Chicago Cubs: Story of a Curse, and The Fish That Ate the Whale: The Life and Times of America’s Banana King. He is a contributing editor at Vanity Fair and Rolling Stone, and co-wrote the television series, “Vinyl.” He’s a member of Congregation Shir Shalom of Westchester and Fairfield Counties in Ridgefield, CT. I sat down with Rich to talk about his literary legacy.
ReformJudaism.org: When did your fascination with Jewish gangsters begin?
Rich Cohen: I grew up in a suburb of Chicago... Read More