The Prime Ministers: A Man - Neither Hercules nor PerfectJoshua Sobol
The industrious life of David Ben-Gurion, Israel's founding father, reads like a polyphonic novel whose depths are never exhausted.
Madam Zona: A MemoirPayam FeiliSara Khalili
An excerpt from Payam Feili's memoir about life as an Iranian asylum seeker in Israel.
Zionism + ConcreteLiam Hoare
Concrete was the material that built the State of Israel - its prevalence from Tel Aviv to Be’er Sheva to the kibbutz is an expression of Zionism itself.
Psychoanalysis & KabbalahRuth Kara-Ivanov Kaniel
The conceptual threads connecting the two systems of thought.
Welcome to the Desert of the RealIoram Melcer
We’re used to saying that truth is stranger than fiction. But why does Israeli literature hold back from strangeness in both truth and fiction?Original in Hebrew
Between Three CirclesGuilherme CasaroesMonique Sochaczewski
Brazil's Middle East Policy from Collor to Bolonsaro.
The Non-German GermanMati Shemoelof
An Israeli in Berlin asks: Does German culture belong to me?
Teaching the ConflictAri Blaff
Three publications show different approaches to teaching the Arab-Israeli Conflict on campus.
The DriveJessica CohenYair Assulin
An excerpt from Yair Assulin's new novel, translated by Jessica Cohen.
Illuminating Brutal DetailsLonnie MonkaYonatan Berg
A selection of the first English translations of work by poet Yonatan Berg.