My Name is Asher Lev by Chaim Potok
Response to Reflection Prompts
In my reading this weekend I learned from the first five chapters on the life of Asher Lev as he remunerated on his life as young boy with initial focus on his ancestral roots, his familial background, his father’s work, her mother’s return to school, and his immersion to art, among others. Chapter 2 focused on Asher’s first educational experience and the earliest recollection that art was considered a waste of time from the Sitra Achra, or the Other Side, more commonly known as forces of evil (Chapter 1, 3). The chapter likewise proffered challenges of Asher’s father, Aryeh, as he decides to work in Europe to be more instrumental... My Name is Asher Lev by Chaim...