It's a good time to be in NYC if you enjoy international literature and cinema. The PEN World Voices Festival got under way on Monday and includes events with over one hundred writers from forty nations.
And starting tomorrow (a special holiday in the Absinthe home office), the Film Society of the Lincoln Center will be presenting a program of new films from Norway.
But, unfortunately, we will not be there. We will be here.
Sapir Prize - They've announced that *פתח גדול מלמטה* ('Widely Open Underneath'), by Esther Peled (אסתר פלד), has won the Sapir Prize, a leading Israeli fiction p...
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