The Israeli-Palestinian Romance That Doesn't Dare

Dorit Rabinyan is extraordinarily talented, but ultimately, 'Borderlife' is the kind of novel we get in an era when critical reviewing has collapsed and all that's left is selling books of the 'one size fits all' genre.

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In Dorit Rabinyan’s new novel, “Borderlife” (Gader Haya, Am Oved Publishers, 344 pages; in Hebrew), Liat, the Tel Aviv woman who is the book’s protagonist, spends a year in New York toward the end of the...