'The Extra' enfolds the reader in the strains and pulls between Israel and the Diaspora, Jerusalem and Tel Aviv, private decision and the social imperatives of 'be fruitful and multiply.'
A. B. Yehoshua
A Haaretz tribute to the incomparable, pioneering writer of human experience who passed away this week, and who taught the world so much about the cruelty and dignity of mankind.
In public appeal, group including Amos Oz and A.B. Yehoshua says it sympathizes with Samer Issawi's cause, worry his death 'will add another facet of tragedy and desperation' to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.