Tag Archives: Italy
Hydromania is shortlisted for the ADEI WIZO prize, in the “Young Readers” category. It is competing against an Aharon Apelfeld novel. The winner will be chosen by teenagers from 15 high schools around Italy in May. Story on ADEI WIZO … Get to know more
An opinion piece I wrote for the Corriere Della Sera daily newspaper in Italy, about footballer Nicolas Anelka’s racist salute in a football match in the English Premier League. Read the article (Italian) >>>
An interview on Hydromania by Boris Solazzo in Italian newspaper il Giornale. Read article (Italian) >>>
Interview and story on Italian TV’s RAI2, on Hydromania Watch video >>>
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“Original and clever, “Hydromania” interprets the fears that we do not even want to admit to ourselves; the books that scare us most, are those that describe an imagined world all too real and possible.” Review of Hydromania in Italian … Get to know more
Interview by Alessandra Tedesco on the Radio24 radio station in Italy. Listen to the interview >>>
“Gavron is a truly original writer, among the most innovative voices in the Middle eastern literary scene”. Review of Hydromania in the Italian daily, La Nazione.
WUZ, the biggest Italian Books website, has selected Hydromania as one of its “20 Great Reads for the Summer”. Read full list >>>
“This is a beautiful discovery of a new book by Assaf Gavron. A great find. It is hard to find in contemporary Israeli literature a work which fits in the dystopian genre, with such a quality of writing and a … Get to know more
I will be appearing on Tuesday, July 23rd, 21:30 in conversation with Gigi Riva. The event is part of the International Festival of Hebrew Literature and Culture in Rome, and coincides with the publication of Hydromania in Italian. Full schedule … Get to know more
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) >>>
Another great review of the Italian edition of Hydromania in La Stampa. Written by Elena Loewenthal. Read full review (Italian) >>>
An apparently positive review of Hydromania’s Italian edition, by Michele De Mieri, in Italian daily’s Il sole24ore’s Sunday Culture supplement. Read the review (Italian) >>>
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
Interview about Hydromania and life, by Lara Crino in Italian weekend magazine, Il Venerdi. Read article (Italian) >>>
Hydromania is published this week in Italy, as Idromania, in La Giuntina publishers. Publisher’s page >>> Buy online >>> Cover design: Ada Rothenberg.
The Hilltop will be published in The Netherlands by Nieuw Amsterdam and in Italy by La Giuntina. This adds to sales to Random House / luchterhand in Germany (to be published September 2013, and Books in the Attic in Israel … Get to know more
Interview about the new buses for Palestinian workers in the West Bank. Written by Alessandra Baduel. Read Article >>>
Photo: Jonathan Bloom Full article (Italian) >>> The Article was also reprinted in the blog La Biblioteca d’Israele by Giusi Meister >>>
The Italian version of CrocAttack (La mia storia, la tua storia) was one of the winners of Italian Adei Wizo Prize 2010. The winners were announced tonight in a ceremony in Milan.
Interview about Jewish Organizations and their relations with Israel in Italian newspaper Il Nuovo Riformista, Italy. Written by by Anna Momigliano. Click to enlarge.
Interview by Anna Momigliano for the Italian Jewish magazine Paigne Ebraiche. (To read, click the image and then click it again.)
Review of the Italian edition of CrocAttack in Italian newspaper La Stamps, by Mario Baudino. Read full review (Italian) >>>
Video interview on the Mondadori publisher website. Link to video in publisher’s site >>>
Interview on the Italian edition of CrocAttack for pink sports newspaper, La Gazzetta dello Sport, by Mario Salvini:
Review of the Italian edition of CrocAttack in La Repubblica, by Susanna Nirenstein. Read full article >>>
CrocAttack is published in Italy by Mondadori, as “La mia storia, la tua storia”. Amazon.it >>> Book page on the publisher’s website: >>>
Interview on the Italian edition of CrocAttack in the La Repubblica newspaper, by Benedetta marietty: