Tag Archives: Opinion

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

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) >>> To vima (Greek) >>>

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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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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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Opinion piece on the Anelka Salute, in Corriere Della Sera

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) >>>

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FoodTrip in Jerusalem

For three weeks, in July-August, a food-truck roamed the streets of Jerusalem, serving varying dishes from changing guests in different neighborhoods of the city, as part of a co-production of the Jerusalem Season of Culture and the chef Asaf Granit … Get to know more »

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Opinion piece in The Forward on Tel Aviv rocket attacks

I was asked by American Jewish daily The Forward – did the rocket attacks on Tel Aviv burst the bubble? Here’s the answer >>>

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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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Occupy Wall Street Writers Support

          On this list of writers supporting Occupy Wall Street. Full list >>>

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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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Haaretz of Authors – article

Article for Haaretz as part of the special annual edition “Haaretz of Authors”, published every year for the Book Week. Read the article >>>

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Falafel Review published in The Associative Press, Canada

A falafel review was published in the Yukon, Canada magazine, The Associative Press. The piece is a translation of one of the reviews from the collection, Eating Standing Up. Read the review and about the book >>> Read about and … Get to know more »

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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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Comment on Terror Alerts in taz

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

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“Read My Country” on BBC World Service

Recommendation of three novels on Israel (Meir Shalev, Etgar Keret, Mark Twain)  in “Read My Country”, On The Strand on BBC World Service radio. Read my Country homepage >>>         Listen to show >>> Listen to full interview >>>

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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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Comment in Il Nuovo Riformista – Italy

Interview about Jewish Organizations and their relations with Israel in Italian newspaper Il Nuovo Riformista, Italy. Written by by Anna Momigliano. Click to enlarge.

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Novels in Conflict – comment in “The View From Here” Magazine

Comment on Israeli writing and film-making about the conflict. Published in English magazine, “The View from Here”. Read full article >>>

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Israeli fiction project in Guernica Magazine

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 >>>

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Ultimate XI on the NYT soccer blog

“My team is all-Israeli, with a heavy emphasis on late-’70s/early-’80s players and specifically those playing for the club Beitar Jerusalem — that’s right, my team since I was a young man.” Read full article >>>

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Comment in SZ on the elections

Comment on my floating vote ahead of today’s general elections in Israel. In German. Read comment >>>

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Comment in Sueddeutsche Zeitung on Gaza

Comment on the aftermath of the Gaza operation. Read comment >>>

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Comment in Qantara.de on Gaza operation

Comment regarding the Gaza operation in multi-language German website qantara.de. English version >>> German version >>> Turkish version >>> Arabic Version >>>

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ARD.DE interview on the Gaza operation

ARD.DE article on the Gaza operation. Interviewed among others. By Samira Lazarovich. German. Read article >>>

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Comment in Berliner Zeitung

Comment on German-Israeli relations, published in the Berliner Zeitung for the German Israeli Literature Days in Berlin. Read full article >>>

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Article on Peacemaker in Die Zeit

Article I wrote on the making of Peacemaker, published in Die Zeit. Read article (German) >>>

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