Tag Archives: German

Piece on Gaza etc., published in Sweden, Italy, Holland and Germany

My piece on Gaza and the current situation was published in newspapers in Sweden, Italy, Holland and Germany. Read the article in: Dagens Nyheter (Swedish) >>> La Republica (Italian) >>> NRC Handelsblad (Dutch) >>> Die Zeit (German) >>>

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On current affairs in German newspaper Koelner Stadt-Anzeiger

A few points about the current Israel-Hamas conflict in Gaza and Tel Aviv, published in German newspaper Koelner Stadt-Anzeiger. Interview by Martin Oehlen

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Reading in Berlin Literaturhaus

Reading and discussing The Hilltop in the literaturhaus tonight, aspart of the German-Israeli literatue days 2014 in Berlin. With German author Martin Schauble, moderated by Arne Schneider. Comment and photo by German author Norbert Kron: ssaf Gavron bei den “Deutsch-Israelischen … Get to know more »

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Interview about cultural boycott on German radio

Short piece on the cultural boycott of Israel by German radio journalist Ruth Kinet. Listen (German) >>>

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Reading in Stuttgart

Reading and discussion on The Hilltop in the beautiful new library in Stuttgart tonight. Moderator: Anat Feinberg, professor of Hebrew fiction at Heidelberg University.

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Story of a foreskin – opinion piece on circumcision for Berliner Zeitung

An opinion piece on circumcision for German newspaper, Berliner Zeitung. Written in preview to my appearance in the German-Israeli Literature Days in Berlin Literaturhaus on April 10th. The theme of the festival is religion and belief. Read full article (German) … Get to know more »

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Review of The Hilltop – German website

This is a review of The Hilltop In German website Intellectures.de. It written by Maria Hummitzsch, who also moderated my reading event in Leipzig in November 2013. Read review >>>

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Review and interview of The Hilltop in Swiss newspaper Neue Zuercher Zeitung

Review and interview on The Hilltop by Marko Martin in the most important newspaper in Switzerland, Neue Zuercher Zeitung. Read review (German) >>>

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Interview and review of The Hilltop in n-tv, Germany

Interview and review of the hilltop, by Samira Lazarovic, for German n-tv website. Read article >>>

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Interview about The Hilltop in Deutsche Welle, Germany

Interview and article in the Deutsche Welle website, by Andrea Kasiske. This is the text version of the TV story broadcast on 3SAT Kulturzeit last month. Read the article (German) >>>

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Interview about The Hilltop in Austrian magazine, Wiener Zeitung

Interview by Christina Hoeferer in Austrian newspaper, Wiener Zeitung. Read article (German) >>>

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Review of The Hilltop in FAZ (Germany)

Notable German author Eva Menasse wrote a review of the German edition of The Hilltop in Germany’s leading daily newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeiner Zeitung (FAZ). Here is the full review: SAMSTAG, 30. NOVEMBER 2013 BERUF UND CHANCE Für eine Handvoll Tomaten … Get to know more »

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Hilltop Interview on German TV: 3SAT Kulturzeit

Interview on German TV: 3SAT’s Kulturzeit about The Hilltop. by Andrea Kasiske. Watch video (German) >>>

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Review of The Hilltop in Koelner Stadt-Zeitung

Review of the Hilltop in the Koelner Stadt-Zeitung, by Martin Oehlen. Read review (German) >>>

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The Hilltop infoscreen ad in Austrian trains and trainstations

This infoscreen video ad for The Hilltop will appear on screens in trains and train stations across Austria between 18-24 November. View video >>>

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Review of “the Hilltop” in Der Tagesspiegel

“This capacity for unconditional openness and thoughtful, ironic narration, makes him the most interesting political writer in his country” Review of “The Hilltop” in Der Tagesspiegel, Germany. Read full review (German) >>>

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Interview in Tages-Anzeiger, Switzerland

Interview about The Hilltop by Claudia Kuhener in Swiss newspaper Tages-Anzeiger (German):

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Readings in the Israeli Literature Festival in Zurich, Switzerland and Hohenems, Austria

I will have two readings this weekend as part of the Israeli Literature Festival in Zurich, Switzerland, and Hohenems, Austria: Saturday 28 September, 20:00, Literaturhaus Zurich >>> Sunday 29 September, 16:30, Jewish Museum, Hohenems >>> Preview in juedische-allgemeine >>> Article … Get to know more »

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Interview in Tages Woch, Switzerland

Interview by Andreas Schneitter for Swiss newspaper Tages Woch. Read article (German) >>>

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The Hilltop is out in Germany

The Hilltop is out today in German in Luchterhand / Random House. Page on the publisher’s website: >>> Page on Amazon: >>>

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Review of the German edition of The Hilltop in qantara.de

“The novel can be read in two very different ways, which, nonetheless, share points of contact. Gavron’s novel could be seen on the one hand as being a social-political tale, and on the other as emphasizing the human and moral … Get to know more »

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Review of The Hilltop in Bazler Zeitung

My father always told me, “as long as they spell your name right, it doesn’t matter what they write.” Well, they didn’t spell my name right, but this is apparently a very good review of The Hilltop in the newspaper … Get to know more »

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Reading in Zurich in September

Here are details of the first event promoting The Hilltop outside Israel – a reading in the literaturhaus in Zurich on 27th September, part of an Israeli literature festival. The following day there will be a reading in the Jewish … Get to know more »

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Interview in Deutsche Welle

An interview by Petra Lambeck in the Deutsche Welle website, on the recent award in Cologne, the recent operation in Gaza, etc. German version >>> English Version >>>

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Opinion piece in qantara.de about the Israeli media in the Gaza operation

“When the cannons roar, the TV pundits don’t shut up.” An opinion piece about the israeli media and social media during the operation in Gaza. English version >>> German version >>> Arabic version >>>

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Article in the Koelner Stadt Anzeiger about the experience of rockets on Tel Aviv

An article about the experience of of rockets in Tel Aviv. Published in the Koelner Stadt Anzeiger. Read (German) >>>

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“Buch Fuer Die Stadt” award ceremony in Cologne

The award ceremony, reading and discussion in Cologne’s theatre, started a week of events in Cologne and the area, celebrating the “Buch fuer Die Stadt” award given by the Cologne Literaturhaus and the newspaper Koelner Stadt Anzeiger to Croc Attack … Get to know more »

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New edition of Ein Schones Attentat is out

The new, “Book in the City” edition of Ein Schones Attentat, is out today in Germany. Events to mark the award will take place in the Cologne area in November 2012. Details will be published later. The new edition on … Get to know more »

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Ein Schones Attentat is selected as Cologne’s “Book for the City 2012″

The novel “Ein Schones Attentat” was selected at the city of Cologne’s Book for the City 2012″. A special edition will be printed and several events will take place in the city during November 2012. A box-set edition that includes … Get to know more »

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“Anybody Home?” – Hydromania in discussion of future scenarios for Israel, Switzerland

On Sunday 4 September, in Zurich, Switzerland, a literary event will discuss future scenarios for Israel, as reflected in fiction. Among the novels discussed will be ones by David Grossman, Chaim Be’er, Leon de Winter and my own Hydromania. Swiss … Get to know more »

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Interview in 3SAT Kulturzeit on the protests

I appeared on a 3SAT Kulturzeit program on the Israeli protests. View video >>>

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Article in Suddeutsche Zeitung on Israel protests

My article on the Israeli protests for German daily newspaper Suddeutsche Zeitung. Read article >>>

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Reading with Frank-Walter Steinmeier in Brandenburg

Reading with German politician (former foreign minister and current head of opposition) Frank-Walter Steinmeier in Gollwitz Castle, Brandenburg, near Berlin. Dr. Steinmeier read from the German edition of the novel “Alles Paletti” (Moving).

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Photo at Berlinale 2011

This photo was taken by Gerhard Kassner for the Berlinale Film Festival. It was hang on the wall of the Berlinale Theater for the duration of the festival, where I was a member of the First feature jury. The photo … Get to know more »

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Opening Night at the Berlinale

On the red carpet with Jury fellows Bettina Brokemper and Michele Ohayon and Berlinale president Dieter Koeslik

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On the Best First Feature jury in the Berlinale International Film Festival

I will be on the jury for the Best First Feature Prize, the highest-paying prize in the Berlinale International Film Festival in Berlin, between 8-20 February 2011. Read press release >>>

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Radio feature on WDR3, Germany

Radio feature by Tabea Soergel, broadcasted on WDR 3 Radio (German). Listen to program >>>

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Profile on Deutschlandradio Kultur

Profile broadcasted on Deutschlandradio Kultur. Interview and editing by Tabea Soergel and Martin Becker. Link >>>

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Alles Paletti – Book of the Week on German radio

Alles Paletti (Moving) was chosen as Book of the Week by Stefan Maelck on German radio station MDR Figaro. Audio (German) >>> Text >>>

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Review of Alles Paletti in NDR.de

Review of Alles Paletti in the NDR radio (German). Read full review >>>

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New photo session by Susanne Schleyer

New photos by Susanne Schleyer in Berlin. Photo Archive >>> There is a fee – contact details on the website.

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Review of Alles Paletti in Badische Zeitung, Germany

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Review of Alles Paletti in Bayern2

Review of Alles Paletti in the radio station Bayern 2′s website (also broadcasted on the radio), by Laura Freisberg. (German) Read full review >>>

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Comment on terror alerts in Juedische Allgemeine

Comment on terror alerts, published in Juedische Allgemeine (German). Read full article (German) >>>

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Review and Interview on Alles Paletti in n-tv.de

An interview and a review – both about Alles Paletti, both by Samira Lazarovic, both on the n-tv TV channel’s website, both in German. Read full review >>> Read full interview >>>

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Author photos by Isolde Ohlbaum, Germany

A session of photos by legendary German pohotographer Isolde Ohlbaum. To view the photos, search “Gavron” on this page: >>> To use a photo, please contact Frau Ohlbaum throuygh the website.              

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Review of Alles Paletti in Juedische Zeitung, Germany

Review of Alles Paletti in Juedische Zeitung, Germany Jewish magazine. By Sabine Neubert (German). Read full review >>>

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Comment on Terror Alerts in taz

Comment on terror alerts, published in die tageszitung (German). Read full review >>>

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Event in Gelsenkirchen Zoo

A reading event from the German version of Moving, (titled Alles Paletti), took place tonight in the “Murder on the Hellweg” mystery and crime literature festival, the biggest festival of its kind in Europe. The event took place in the … Get to know more »

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Reading at Waldbroel

Shop window of Der Buchladen, a book shop in Waldbroel, Germany, where I had a reading today: Turns out that the neighbouring village, Nuembrecht, is twin city with Mateh Yehuda, the municipality where I grew up. Bizzare.

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