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Must Hebrew Literature Live Only in Israel?

Why Israel’s most prestigious book award just shut out Hebrew writers who live outside the Jewish State

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Reuven Namdar Wins Israel’s Sapir Prize

First time the literary honor has been awarded to a non-Israel resident 

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Tuvia Ruebner Never Stops Mourning the Lost

New English translations of the 90-year-old’s Israel Prize-winning work remind us why he’s the doyen of postwar poets

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Remembering Israeli Author Yoram Kaniuk

The 83-year-old novelist died of bone marrow cancer Saturday

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Yoram Kaniuk Wins Sapir Prize For Literature

Billie Holiday kissed and hated the Tablet contributor