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Ayelet Tsabari lecture

Event Type
Lecture
Topics
academic, fiction, jewish culture, literature
Sponsor
Israel Studies Project (Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago), Program in Jewish Culture & Society
Location
Lucy Ellis Lounge, Foreign Languages Building 1080 (707 S. Mathews, Urbana)
Date
Feb 25, 2019   5:00 pm  
Speaker
Ayelet Tsabari
Contact
Sarah Elder
E-Mail
srwilkin@illinois.edu
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Originating Calendar
Campus Humanities Calendar

Ayelet Tsabari's debut story collection "The Best Place on Earth", won the Sami Rohr Prize for Jewish Literature, and the Edward Lewis Wallant Award. The book was a New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice, Kirkus Review’s Best Debut Fiction of 2016, was nominated for The Frank O’Connor International Short Story Award, and has been published internationally to great acclaim. (http://www.ayelettsabari.com/about/)

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