Yoram Kaniuk was an Israeli writer, painter, journalist, and theater critic. Contents . 1 Biography At the age of 17, Kaniuk joined the Palmach. In , during the War of Independence, he was shot in the legs by an Englishman in a keffiyeh. Sixty years after fighting in Israel’s War of Independence, Yoram Kaniuk tries to remember what exactly did—and did not—happen in his time as a teenage. Buy by Yoram Kaniuk, Laurence Sendrowicz (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.
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The result is a touchingly poignant and hauntingly beautiful memoir that the author himself considers a work of fiction, for what is memory but one’s own story about the past?
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To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. Sapir Prize for Literature But it is also a painful, shocking, and tragically relevant homage to the importance of bearing witness to the follies of the past, even—or especially—when they are one’s own. There are no discussion topics yoam this book yet. His grandfather was a Hebrew teacher who wrote his own textbooks.
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He is known for the dark, somewhat bizarre humor in his writing. It felt like a stream of rambling about the author’s experience fighting in the Independence War, and his current bitterness and cynicism about the whole thing. Product details Paperback Publisher: His books have been published in 25 kanniuk and he has won numerous literary prizes.
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