Behind the scenes of this year’s song contest, the usual political tensions between Israel and Palestinians played out.
With her debut novel, “The Parisian,” Isabella Hammad joins a group of contemporary Palestinian writers exploring how nostalgia and loss are refracted across generations of families.
In 1978 Vanessa Redgrave castigated “Zionist hoodlums” in her acceptance speech, Paddy Chayefsky castigated her, and protesters and counterprotesters took to the streets.
One of Israel’s most prolific writers, he published numerous works of both fiction and nonfiction, and his writing was translated into more than 35 languages.
The museum and other cultural organizations were singled out in a paper demanding that the German government cut funding to groups hostile to Israel.
He toured the world, often to record the aftermath of calamity, and collaborated on books with acclaimed writers.
The documentary talks to two friends whose hopes aren’t high for Israelis and Palestinians.
In “Letters to My Palestinian Neighbor,” Yossi Klein Halevi looks to explain to a hypothetical Palestinian how his people see the conflict.
The show about a team of counterterrorism operatives allows Israelis to engage, safely, with subjects that they ordinarily avoid on TV.