Steimatzky bookstore chain cancels event to launch sale of latest edition after Israeli Arab leadership called the move 'provocative.
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Higher Arab Monitoring Committee discovered Steimatzky would be selling issues of French satirical weekly from its store at the Ayalon Mall in Ramat Gan.
Award jury praised the Albanian poet and novelist for the universal importance of his themes. Kadare will accept the prize at the Jerusalem International Book Fair in February.
Laor’s lawyers say Mifal Hapayis violated the prize rules and exceeded its authority in revoking the prize due to allegations of sexual harassment against Laor.
Unproven allegations of sexual harassment and complaints about the writer's political views prompted Mifal Haypayis to reverse its decision.
Shelly Oria has spent half of her life in Israel, the other half in the United States. Her first collection of short stories, 'New York 1, Tel Aviv 0,' reflects her current residence and interest in a new type of identity.
Zamir was separated from his Nobel Prize-winning father for 20 years and said their relationship never truly recovered.
Targeted campaign launched against Baka al-Garbiyeh high school teacher over his decision to teach novel with 'sexual descriptions.'
Born in 1925, Teveth was an admired journalist, historian and best-selling author as well as biographer of Israel's first prime minister.
This year marks the 50th anniversary and a new Hebrew translation of Dahl’s masterpiece ‘Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.’