The arrivals hall at Ben-Gurion Airport: a quintessential Zionist experience
You would expect the arrivals hall at the airport's new terminal to have an overseas ambiance, but in fact it is crammed with national symbols and icons.
I went to the airport this week as part of an initiative of cooperative writing and art titled “Natbag” (the Hebrew acronym for Ben-Gurion Airport), organized by the poets Tahel Porush and Avner Amit. You might expect the arrivals hall at the airport’s new terminal to be a place with an overseas ambiance, an air-conditioned venue for families to hug the daughter who has returned from a passage to...
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