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Judaism, politics, zionism
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International Festival of Literature Berlin (ilb)

Jehuda Amichai was born Ludwig Pfeuffer in Würzburg in 1924. He died in Jerusalem on 22 September 2000. The author belonged to a family of German orthodox Jews who emigrated to Palestine in 1935. At the age of 18 he joined the Jewish Brigade of the British army and fought against the Germans...

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Judentum, Politik, Zionismus
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Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (allgemein)

Jehuda Amichai wurde 1924 unter dem Namen Ludwig Pfeuffer in Würzburg geboren. Er starb am 22. September 2000 in Jerusalem. Der Autor entstammte einer Familie deutsch-orthodoxer Juden, die 1935 nach Palästina auswanderte. Im Alter von 18 Jahren trat er in die Jewish Brigade der englischen...

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Islam, Judaism, medieval times, mysticism, religion
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Peter Cole was born in Paterson/New Jersey, USA, in 1957. He began studying Hebrew in Jerusalem in 1981, and has since divided his time between Israel and the United States.Throughout this time he has worked intensively on Hebrew literature, with special emphasis on medieval Hebrew poetry.

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Islam, Judentum, Mittelalter, Mystik, Religion
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Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (allgemein)

Peter Cole wurde 1957 in Paterson/New Jersey, USA, geboren. 1981 ging er nach Jerusalem, wo er ein Hebräisch-Studium aufnahm. Seitdem pendelt er zwischen Israel und den USA und setzt sich intensiv mit hebräischer Literatur auseinander.

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history, Judaism, memory, mysticism
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Music (fusion, klezmer, sacred music)
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House of World Cultures

"For me, life in Israel is a daily interaction between different nations, religions and ethno-musical cultures. This reality offers an opportunity to create a musical mosaic in which the West and the East can live together in peace. That which is different becomes familiar and friendly. I hope...

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Erinnerung, Geschichte, Judentum, Mystik
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Musik (Fusion, Klezmer, sakrale Musik)

„Für mich ist das Leben in Israel eine tägliche Interaktion verschiedener Nationen, Religionen und ethnomusikalischer Kulturen. Diese Lebenswirklichkeit gibt uns die Chance, ein musikalisches Mosaik zu schaffen, in dem West und Ost friedlich zusammenleben können. Was verschieden ist,...

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 Eyal Sela

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exile, history, holocaust, home, Judaism, violence, war
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Film (docu-fiction, documentary, feature film)
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Amos Gitai, born in 1950 in Haifa, Israel, has now made more than 40 documentary and fiction films. His works largely explore aspects of contemporary Jewish history and life intending, above all, to touch a "nerve" of Israel, a country which, in his view, left an "age of...

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Exil, Geschichte, Gewalt, Heimat, Judentum, Krieg
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Film (Doku-Fiktion, Dokumentarfilm, Spielfilm)

Amos Gitai, geboren 1950 im israelischen Haifa, thematisiert in seinen mittlerweile über 40 Dokumentar- und Spielfilmen meist Aspekte zeitgenössischer jüdischer Geschichte und Gegenwart. Mit seinen Filmen geht es Gitai vor allem darum, den „Nerv seines Landes” zu treffen, das nach...

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Amos Gitai

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Buddhism, Judaism, mysticism, religion, translation
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Written and spoken word (general)
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International Festival of Literature Berlin (ilb)

When two linguistic cultures so contrasting in content like the eloquent whisperings of the cabbala and the almost wordless communication of Zen Buddhism collide with each other, the usual order is shaken by those divergent forces as is the case in Hoffmann’s prose. It is thanks to the ideas and...

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Übersetzung, Buddhismus, Judentum, Mystik, Religion
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Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (allgemein)

Wenn solch gegensätzlich geladene Sprachkulturen wie das beredte Wispern kabalistischer Deutung und die fast wortlose Vermittlung des Zen-Buddismus aufeinanderstossen, wird die gewohnte Ordnung von jenen Brüchen erschüttert, wie sie uns in Yoel Hoffmanns Prosa begegnen. Es ist den...

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Intifada, Judaism, peace
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Written and spoken word (essay, novel)
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Amos Oz, born in 1939 in Jerusalem, is regarded as the most popular Israeli writer. The main subject of his novels is the conflict between the Zionist ideal and life in a modern, pluralistic society. Due to his troublesome highlighting of current issues, Oz is regarded as one of the undisputed...

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Frieden, Intifada, Judentum
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Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (Essay, Roman)

Der 1939 in Jerusalem geborene Amos Oz gilt als der bekannteste israelische Schriftsteller. Das Hauptthema seiner Romane ist der Konflikt zwischen zionistischem Ideal und dem Leben in einer modernen, pluralistischen Gesellschaft. Gerade aufgrund seiner unbequemen Fragestellungen gilt Oz...

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Amos Oz

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Judaism
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Asher Reich was born in Jerusalem in 1937, when the city was still within Palestine, and under the British Protectorate. He grew up isolated from modern life in Jerusalem’s Jewish Orthodox quarter Mea Sharim. He had a strict and purely orthodox upbringing and education, and his schooling was based...

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Judentum
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Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (allgemein)

Asher Reich wurde 1937 in Jerusalem, im damals unter britischem Protektorat stehenden Palästina, geboren. Er wuchs isoliert vom modernen Leben in Mea Shearim auf, dem orthodoxen Stadtviertel Jerusalems. Die streng religiöse Erziehung durch die Eltern setzte sich in der Schule fort, wo der...

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