Raphael Reviews "The Raising" By Melissa Benmark • May 2, 2013 ShareTwitter Facebook Google+ Email WKAR book reviewer Lev Raphael is finally done grading student papers and has been reading a book set on a Midwestern college campus. The book is “The Raising” by Laura Kasischke. Lev Raphael spoke with WKAR’s Melissa Benmark about it. Book reviewer Lev Raphael. Credit Joan Young Listen Listening... / 3:03 An interview with Lev Raphael. Tags: books Related Content Raphael Reviews Pearl Harbor Book On 71st Anniversary of Attack 2 years ago Under The Radar: At Home With Edith Wharton 2 years ago View the discussion thread.