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Zvi Atzmon

Zvi Atzmon was born in 1948 in Givat Shmuel, Israel. He graduated with honors in biochemistry and physiology from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and teaches life sciences at the David Yellin College in Jerusalem. Atzmon published his first poems in 1979. He has edited several scientific Hebrew publications as well as Moznayim, the journal of the Israel Writers Association. He has received several prizes, including the ACUM Prize (1980, 1983, 1986) and the Kugel Prize (1991).









Books Published in Hebrew

Interior Decoration (poetry), Hakkibutz Hameuchad, 1981 [Itzuv Pnim]
To Prepare (poetry), Eked, 1983 [Hachana Le-Bagrut]
Nape (poetry), Hakkibutz Hameuchad, 1986 [Oref] 
Substitute (poetry), Hakkibutz Hameuchad, 1989 [Tachlif]
The Fifth Book of Poems, Sifriat Hapoalim, 1990 [Me'orav Yerushalmy Ve-Shirim Acherim]
Cortext (poetry), Carmel, 1993 [Cortext]
Font, Her Body (poetry), Hakibbutz Hameuchad, 2000 [Gufan]
Mysteries of the Human Brain (non-fiction), Mapa, 2003 [Guf Ha-Nefesh: Nifla'ot Mo'ach Ha-Adam]
Wallenberg Apocrypha (poetry), Aryeh Nir, 2006 [Efekt Vallenberg, Tehilim Kof Nun Alef: Shirim Ve-Rishumey-Milim]
Smooth Portion: Selected Poems, Keshev, 2011 [Chelkat]
Sandy, Not Blue (poetry), Keshev, 2014, 2014 [Ka-Chol, Lo Kachol]     











































































                   
Zvi Atzmon

Books Published in Hebrew

Books in Translation

NEWS

Professional program of literary translation 2018 September 3rd - November 11th - CITL of Arles (France) November 22 - 27 - Tel Aviv (Israel) Deadline for filing applications with the CITL: Wednesday, June 6, 2018. Details in the link below
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Call for applications English speakers: Stay culture in Paris (deadline: June 12th, 2018)
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Congratulations to Sami Berdugo and Shoham Smith, recipients of the 2018 Bialik Prize, one of the most prestigious literary prizes in Israel!

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The Ministry of Culture and Sport announced the names of the winners of the Arik Einstein Veterans Artists Prize.
A prize of 50,000 NIS was given to each of the 21 artists who worked and are still working to promote Israeli culture in various fields -Music, dance, theater, plastic arts, cinema and literature. In the literature category the winners were Ronny Someck, Jacob Buchan and Shlomit Cohen-Assif. Also, Anat Masiach is among the recipient of the prize for debut literary works. Congratulations!
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The fourth German-Hebrew/Hebrew-German translation workshop November 4th to 10th, 2018 Beit Ben-Yehuda, Jerusalem
After workshops in Berlin, Jerusalem and Straelen, the workshop will return to Jerusalem this spring. This workshop will focus on the participants translations. These are unfinished translations that have not yet been published. These will be sent to all participants. The workshop is open to 10 participants and is intended for literary translators with experience and publications. Workshop facilitators: Anne Birkenhauer and Gadi Goldberg Prerequisites: At least one published translation Duration: November 4th 2018 until November 10th, 2018 Location: Beit Ben-Yehuda, 28 Ein Gedi St., 93383 Jerusalem Participation fee: Participation (Accommodation and meals) is free of charge. Travel / flight expenses will be refunded. For more details and for the documents required for submitting application: Anne Birkenhauer, birkenhauer@013.net and Gadi Goldberg, gadi.goldberg@gmail.com
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Ayelet Gundar-Goshen's "Waking Lions" is one of the 100 notable books of 2017 of the "New York Times".

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