Today, on his birthday, the Tel Aviv court ruled that several rare Franz Kafka manuscripts, which the Metamorphosis writer left to his friend Max Brod to destroy following his death, would be sent to the National Library of Israel. The collection will be published online. Show More Summary
Legendary Brazilian artists and political activists Caetano Veloso and Gilberto Gil are scheduled to perform to an already sold out crowd in Tel Aviv on July 28. Brazilian and international BDS activists have implored the artists to cancel their performance. Read a letter from Roger Water to Veloso on why he should cancel the concert.
Check out the summer 2015 course listings for this funky Hebrew learners collective in Tel Aviv! The post This Is Not An Ulpan’s summer schedule appeared first on Jewschool.
In Ann Lislegaard?s work, experiences of simulated spheres are created by means of interdisciplinary hybrids and connections ? between architecture and cinema, between fictional narratives, and between human beings, machines, and animals. Show More Summary
TEL AVIV - As we pass the one-year anniversary since the announcement of ISIS's so-called "caliphate" demanding the allegiance of the world's Muslims and ultimately sovereignty over the entire world, much of the commentary has been far too ephemeral. Show More Summary
One of the more entertaining literary estate trials of recent years may have run its course, as a Tel Aviv District Court has rejected an appeal by the not-quite-heirs of Max Brod's remaining Kafka holdings (further appeals are, apparently,...Show More Summary
Dear Professor Investor, Entrepreneurship has become a hot topic, but how do I know if it's right for me? Dana from Tel Aviv ============================== Not everyone is ready or able to be an entrepreneur it takes a lot of work and effort. Show More Summary
TEL AVIV (Reuters) - A senior Israeli defense official said President Bashar al-Assad controlled just a fifth of Syria and may end up in charge of a rump state dominated by his minority Alawite sect.
Turkey summoned the highest-ranking Israeli diplomat in the country explain why seven Turkish journalists and activists were denied entry at Tel Aviv's airport and deported back home, the Turkish Foreign Ministry said in a statement...
Two months after Thurston Moore canceled a Tel Aviv, Israel performance without explanation, the guitarist has opened up about the "conscientious decision process" behind the nixed gig. In Moore's letter, published within The Quietus' larger story about musicians boycotting Israel over the treatment of Palestinians, the Sonic Youth rocker writes that he...
Today, June 26, has been a difficult day worldwide, with dozens of civilians dead in attacks in Kuwait, Tunisia, France and Somalia, as an unknown number have been killed by ISIS, which has retaken parts of the town of Kobani. Here...Show More Summary
Back in April, Thurston Moore cancelled a concert he had scheduled in Tel Aviv, Israel, but didn’t provide an explanation. A few days ago, he opened up about his reasoning to The Quietus in a longer piece by British-Palestinian musician Samir Eskanda that examined why artists are boycotting Israel and supporting the BDS Movement. Here’s […]
After canceling a Tel Aviv show in April, Moore comes out in support of BDS.
Photo by Maria Louceiro Earlier this year, Thurston Moore cancelled a planned concert in Tel Aviv, Israel. He didn't give an explanation at the time. Earlier this week, Moore provided a statement to The Quietus about the cancellation,...Show More Summary
On June 8th, 2015 Tel Aviv University academics held a first ever debate on BDS. Read a speech by Dr. Hilla Dayan given in support of the academic boycott of Israel.
A Tel Aviv company has developed a machine that prints high resolution images—including your latest Instagram selfie—onto foam-topped drinks. Who wouldn’t want to drink a cappuccino with a duck pout?
TEL AVIV (Reuters) - Israel wants Iranian recognition before it ratifies an international ban on nuclear bomb tests, an Israeli official said on Wednesday, in a rare public discussion of terms for upgrading from signatory status.
In March, The Carey Academy, Israel announced the 1st Israeli Feis, a competitive tournament of traditional Irish dancing, to take place in Tel Aviv in August. In response, the Irish Palestinian Activist Collective has called on organizers...Show More Summary
By Tova Cohen and Ari Rabinovitch TEL AVIV (Reuters) - The family businesses that make up the global diamond trade have seen their profits wiped out over the past five years, hit by shaky financing, increased costs and uncertain demand from customers who prefer hi-tech gadgets to bling. Show More Summary
The move is the latest effort by Tel Aviv this week to rescind gestures that were intended to ease movement into Israeli-controlled territory for the Muslim holy month.