Posts Tagged ‘ israeli-palestinian conflict ’

The Controversial Israeli Poet Who Was Almost Overlooked

November 24, 2014
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avot-yeshurun

“…by the power of my yearnings/ I am in the family./ And if I will not yearn,/ I am not in the family.” So wrote Avot Yeshurun (1904-1992), an Israeli poet who knew something about the fragility of familial ties, whether by blood, nationality, language, or religion. Born Yehiel Perlmutter…

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The Young Israeli Poet In Palestinian Drag

October 28, 2014
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The Young Israeli Poet In Palestinian Drag

Growing up in Tel Aviv, Morani Kornberg-Weiss only encountered the poetry of Mahmoud Darwish, Palestine’s…

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What Do You Buy the Children of the Terrorist Who Tried to Kill Your Wife?

November 15, 2013
By
what-do-you

In 2002, David Harris-Gershon and his wife, Jamie, had traveled across the world to study…

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Video: Palestinian Youths Go “Gaza Style”

February 8, 2013
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Gaza style

By now chances are you’ve seen Gangnam Style…

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Israeli Army, Muslim Soldiers

October 3, 2011
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arab-israelis

McSweeney’s is a literary quarterly that’s featured the likes…

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JAPs, Jocks, & Activists

February 4, 2011
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Japs jocks & activists

On the first page of this new graphic…

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