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Writers and Poets Run Israeli Newspaper

Monday, June 15, 2009 | Permalink

Posted by Naomi Firestone-Teeter

Galleycat reported Friday that Haaretzsurprised 50,000 readers last week by turning over the newspaper to writers and poets. “In honor of Hebrew Book Week, Dov Alfon, editor-in-chief of the Israeli daily Haaretz, contracted a number of famous Israeli authors to write the paper’s normal sections.” To read the complete article, please click here.

The Forward‘s report is here