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Updates on Israeli authors in NYC

Friday, March 19, 2010| Permalink

Posted by Naomi Firestone-Teeter

The PEN World Voices Festival of International Literature is coming up April 26 to May 2, 2010 in NYC (www.pen.org/festival, which means that you’ll be able to find some wonderful Israeli authors floating around the city…check out events with:

Assaf Gavron (Translation Slam, War and the Novel)

Eshkol Nevo (Conversation with Michael Orthofer, Utopia and Dystopia: Geographies of the Possible)

Alex Epstein (Women, Sex, and Fiction; Short Stories: Past, Present, and Future; Translation Slam)

And, while it doesn’t look like he will be at the PEN festival, Etgar Keret will be in town on April 6th at the Center for Literary Translation. More information can be found here.

Also, check here for Savyon Liebrecht events at the Museum of Jewish Heritage and Yale.




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