Feast Your Eyes: Jerusalem International Writers Festival About to Kick

Featuring both familiar and unfamiliar names, next week’s festival provides a thoughtful and creative feast for serious readers.

Would that it were possible to buy a pass allowing entry to every event in the Fourth Jerusalem International Writers Festival. The biennial festival, which opens to the public on Monday, May 19, and runs through Friday, will bring together more than 40 writers, from both Israel and abroad, in some 50 separate literary events – one-on-one and panel discussions, presentations of...