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An excerpt from “Moving”, translated by Evan Fallenberg, is part of an online anthology published by the PEN World Voices festival, ahead of next months’s 2015 festival in New York City. My event there will take place on Friday May … Get to know more
Moving, an international comedy-action film based on the novel by Israeli writer Assaf Gavron and directed by Assaf Harel, will be shot in Canada next year. It will star Asi Cohen and Yossi Marshak and will tell the story of … Get to know more
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).
Alles Paletti (Moving) was chosen as Book of the Week by Stefan Maelck on German radio station MDR Figaro. Audio (German) >>> Text >>>
Review of Alles Paletti in the NDR radio (German). Read full review >>>
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Review of Alles Paletti in the radio station Bayern 2′s website (also broadcasted on the radio), by Laura Freisberg. (German) Read full review >>>
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 >>>
Review of Alles Paletti in Juedische Zeitung, Germany Jewish magazine. By Sabine Neubert (German). Read full review >>>
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
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.
Interview on Moving and other matters published in Swiss website, Journal 21, by Christian Buckard (German). Read full article >>>
Review of Alles Paletti in the Berliner Morgenpost by Uwe Sauerwein (German). Read full review >>>
Interview on the Blue Sofa, ZDF TV, in the Frankfurt book fair. Watch video >>>
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 >>>
Alles Paletti, originally Moving, was published in German translation by Luchterhand. Publisher’s web page >>> Amazon page >>>
Author biography and event details in the 2010 Berlin International Literature Festival website. The main reading is on 21 September. Details >>> Author biography >>>
“I moved the furniture and personal belongings of families, offices and companies all over the U.S., and had an intimate inside look at the way the business worked, the life of Israelis in it, and the way they experienced America”. … Get to know more
An Israeli fiction project I edited for Guernica Magazine, featuring Etgar Keret, Michal Zamir, Sami Berdugo, Eshkol Nevo and myself. Read Introduction Essay >>>. Read an excerpt from the novel Moving >>>
“Moving a great subject as it involves many interesting experiences of both the people being moved and the young Israelis who did the work, including their interaction. These young Israeli kids became part of the story and the adventures they … Get to know more
Jonesy Wants to Make a Killing in America Book review by Batya Gur, Ha’aretz, Galeria, March 27, 2003. This tragic-comic, fascinating, believable and original novel by Assaf Gavron, a young Israeli writer who went to work in a moving company in New … Get to know more
Cover of “Moving”, Israeli edition. Cover design by Raanan Elizov. Click on image for full size.