The power couple of American literature wants to save Israel from itself - Arts & Leisure - Haaretz
Ayelet Waldman and Michael Chabon in Susya. Oren Ziv, Activestills

The Power Couple of American Literature Wants to Save Israel From Itself

The dissonance generated by a visit to Hebron and a dinner in Tel Aviv jolted Israeli-born writer Ayelet Waldman. It also sparked the genesis of a project with her husband, writer Michael Chabon, and Breaking the Silence: enlisting world-famous writers to document life under occupation.

It was a particularly boiling-hot day recently in Hebron. The small group – five visiting Americans and Britons who had come to...

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