Etgar Keret: Why I Will Never Leave Israel, Despite It All

One of Israel's leading authors explains why his provocative new book will not be published in Hebrew.

Several days after my meeting with Etgar Keret, his wife – the writer and director Shira Geffen – was at the center of the type of scandal that happens these days in Israel when someone expresses an opinion that is too humanitarian. Geffen drew public criticism for having asked the audience who came to see her new...