Tag Archives: Interviews

Interview in Book Inc., Connecticut book website

“literature has a way of returning us to the human that is paradoxically both individual and universal, raising questions that defy simple answers.” Interview published in Book Inc., ahead of my event in Madison, CT Read full interview >>>

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Interview about Tel Aviv Noir on TLV1 radio

Interview with Ishai Golan about Tel Aviv Noir, on the Tel Aviv State if Mind culture show on TLV1 radio. Listen to the interview >>>

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Piece on Tel Aviv Noir in JTA

“The 14 stories in “Tel Aviv Noir,” all original and commissioned for this volume, are divided into three categories: Encounter, Estrangements and Corpses. Keret and Gavron agreed that a major goal of the anthology was to bring a younger generation … Get to know more »

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Interview in The Ilanot Review

“I tend to do a lot of research, probably too much. As someone who lives in Tel Aviv and who is secular, I needed to at least connect to the place, to the people and to the synagogue. I needed … Get to know more »

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Interview in Giornale di Brescia

Interview by Francesco Mannoni, published in Italian newspaper Giornale di Brescia. Read article (Italian) >>>

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Interview in the Jerusalem Report

“America has always fascinated me, and I mean the heart of America not just New York or L.A.” An interview about The Hilltop (which WAS on the bestsellers lists despite what is claimed there…), The Jerusalem Book Fair and more … Get to know more »

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Article on Narrative4 in Haaretz English

“The acclaimed Israeli author found himself paired with U.S. author Terry Tempest Williams for a story exchange. Someone tells you a personal tale; you tell one in return; then you retell each other’s stories to the group, Gavron explains.” The … Get to know more »

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Interview in Greek newspaper

New interview in Greek newspaper diastixo.gr, for the Greek edition of Croc Attack. Read review (Greek) >>>

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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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Interview in Times of Israel

Interview in the Times of Israel, on The Hilltop, translations and more. Written by Jessica Steinberg. Read article >>>

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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 on Hydromania in Italian newspaper il Giornale

An interview on Hydromania by Boris Solazzo in Italian newspaper il Giornale. Read article (Italian) >>>

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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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Mouth & Foot Interview in Haaretz, for the release of new album, Under

Interview in Haaretz cultural section, Gallery, by Moshe Kutner. Read the article (Hebrew) >>>

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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 Croc Attack in Omogeneia, Greece

Interview in Greek newspaper. Read article (Greek) >>>

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Interview about Croc Attack in LIFO Magazine, Greece

Interview about the Greek edition of Croc Attack in LIFO Magazine, Greece. Read article >>>

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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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The Hilltop in El Pais

The hilltop is featured in an article on Israeli literature today, By David Alndete, in the leading Spanish newspaper El Pais. Spanish version >>> Portuguese version >>>

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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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Radio interview on ORF – Austrian radio

Interview by Susanne Lettenbauer on Austrian national radio ORF. Listen (German) >>>

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TV interview on Hydromania in Italian RAI2

Interview and story on Italian TV’s RAI2, on Hydromania Watch video >>>

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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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Interview in Tages Woch, Switzerland

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

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Interview on Radio24, Italy

Interview by Alessandra Tedesco on the Radio24 radio station in Italy. Listen to the interview >>>

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Interview in the Haaretz English edition

“Among the glowing reviews garnered by Assaf Gavron’s latest novel, The Hilltop, earlier this year, was a wry comment that the book had been written virtually ready for translation. Shortly after that review appeared, the Israeli literary community began buzzing with … Get to know more »

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Hydromania is Book of the Day on RAI3 radio “Farenheit” show

    Hydromania was Book of the Day on the literary radio show “Farenheit”, on Italian RAI3 radio station. We went over and made an interview. Listen online or download podcast (Italian) >>>

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Article about Israeli writers in La Repubblica

    An article in La Repubblica, Italy, by Marco mathieu, about the current generation of Israeli writers and about the Israel writers football team, which lost to Italy in the final of the Haifa International Tournament in June, 4:1. … Get to know more »

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Interview in Italian weekend magazine Il Venerdi

  Interview about Hydromania and life, by Lara Crino in Italian weekend magazine, Il Venerdi. Read article (Italian) >>>

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Interview in Swedish Newspaper

Swedish author and journalist Fredrik Ekelund, who was in Israel for the Writers International Football tournament in Haifa in June, interviewed me for Sydsvenskan, the biggest newspaper in the south of Sweden. Read the article (Swedish) >>>

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Interview in French blog

An interview by Alexis Brunet in the French blog La Cause Litteraire. Read interview >>>

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Interview about West Bank “apartheid buses” in la Republica, Italy

Interview about the new buses for Palestinian workers in the West Bank. Written by Alessandra Baduel. Read Article >>>

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Interview about The Hilltop in Corriere della Sera, Italy

Photo: Jonathan Bloom Full article (Italian) >>> The Article was also reprinted in the blog La Biblioteca d’Israele by Giusi Meister >>>            

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Interview about The Hilltop in Yediot Achronot

“An intense, funny and violent novel… a wonderful book… Gavron’s Magnum Opus, written with the pretension and dare of The Great Israeli Novel.” Interview about “The Hilltop” with Yehuda Nuriel in Yediot Achronot Full interview (Hebrew) >>>

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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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Talk of the Nation on NPR

I appeared on NPR’s Talk of the Nation. The show was broadcasted live in front of an audience in Aspen, Colorado. With me on the segment titled “Writers offer alternate lens on modern Middle East” were Iranian-American writers Reza Aslan … Get to know more »

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Video interview on French bookshop website

Video interview on French bookshop Mollat, speaking about CrocAttack. English with French subtitles. Watch video >>>

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Interview in France24 Culture Show

Short inteview on CrocAttack in France24 Culture Show (English). Link to show >>> (Item is between 3:00-4:15 mins)

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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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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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Article on Almost Dead in Haaretz Books

“L.A. Times book editor David L. Ulin considered it to be “brilliant,” and the review in Canada’s Globe and Mail said it painted “a vivid picture of the most insoluble conflict of our time with a master’s hand.” Article on … Get to know more »

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Interview in Journal 21, Switzerland

Interview on Moving and other matters published in Swiss website, Journal 21, by Christian Buckard (German). Read full article >>>

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Interview In Augsburger Allgemeine

Interview in the Augsburger Allgemeiner about the year in Berlin, by Angela Bachmeier (German) (click on image to enlarge).

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Interview on the Blue Sofa, ZDF (German TV)

Interview on the Blue Sofa, ZDF TV, in the Frankfurt book fair. Watch video >>>

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Interview in Juedische Allgemeine, Germany

Interview as part of an article about the publication of Alles Paletti in Germany and the participation in the International Literary Festival in Berlin. By Christian Buckard, in German. Read full article >>>

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Interview in Hamburger Abendblatt

Interview in the Hamburger Abendblatt, by Irene Jung (German). Read full article >>>

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Interview in n-tv on Gaza flotilla

Interview in article about Gaza flotilla. by Samira Lazarovic. (German) Read full article >>>

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Interview on rbb TV on Gaza flotilla

TV interview on the Stilbruch culture show in the rbb channel (broadcasted also on 3SAT on June 4th) on the Gaza flotilla. (German) Video not available after one year…

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Hydromania in WDR3 radio, Germany

Hydromania is discussed in radio show on German radio station WDR3, made by Jochanan Shelliem. Listen to show (German) >>>     Read related article (German)

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