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Amela Einat

Amela Einat, a psychologist, was born in Kfar Saba, Israel, in 1939. She studied literature and psychology and has a PhD in educational psychology, specializing in learning disabilities. She worked as an editor for Yedioth Ahronoth publishers, has edited journals and books, and now teaches at Tel Hai College. Einat has published fiction for adults, many children's books, and several books of educational psychology.
Amela Einat

Books Published in Hebrew

Evening Incident (stories), Sifriat Poalim, 1982 [Takrit Shel Erev]
Maraton (novel), Tcherikover, 1982 [Maraton: Be-Maslulei Imutz, Vitur Ve-Zihuy Atzmi]
I Hate Her, Doctor! (stories), Sifriat Poalim, 1986 [Ani Soneh Ota, Doktor! Hi Mazkira Li Et Ha-Mavet]
The Circle Closes (stories), Bitan, 1992 [Ha-Maʹagal Nisgar]
Libel Without Disgrace (novel), yedioth Ahronoth, 1994 [Diba She-Eyn Ba Kalon]
Call of the Dolphins (novel in stories), Hakibbutz Hameuchad, 1998 [Kriat Ha-Dolfinim]
Hannaʹs System: Story of a Girl Who Could Not Read (youth), Tcherikover, 1978; Yesod, 2006 [Shitat Chanaleh: Sipura Shel Naʹara She-Lo Yadʹa Likro; Sipura Shel Chani]
Separation: A Diary of a Boy in Crisis (youth), Eked, 1979 [Peirud: Yomano Shel Naʹar Be-Mashber]
Oded Who Wanted to Be Oded (youth) , Zmora-Bitan, 1984 [Oded She-Ratza Lihiyot Oded]
Me - You, You - Me (children), Shva, 1986 [Ani - Ata, Ata - Ani]
Have To... (children), Sifriat Poalim, 1989 [Tzarich Le...]
Just Like Everyone Else (children), Am Oved, 1991 [Kmo Kulam]
The Death of the Prince (youth) , Hakibbutz Hameuchad, 1991 [Mot Ha-Nasich]
Danny Alone (youth) , Hakibbutz Hameuchad, 1992 [Ha-Levad Ha-Acher Shel Dani]
My Friend, Investigator Michel (children), Yedioth Ahronoth, 1992 [He-Chaver Sheli - Ha-Choker Mishel]
Little Stagehand (children-picture bk) , Hakibbutz Hameuchad, 1994 [Poʹelet Ha-Bama Ha-Ktana]
The Morning Dad Was Arrested (youth), Hakibbutz Hameuchad [Ha-Boker Bo Asru Et Aba]
Love story in Cyprus (youth), Hakibbutz Hameuchad, 1999 [Sipur Ahava Kafrisa’i]
Name, City, Country (youth) , Hakibbutz Hameuchad, 2001 [Eretz, Ir, Mishpacha]
Amani, the Girl from Rajar (children) , Sifriat Poalim/ Hakibbutz Hameuchad, 2003 [Amani - Ha-Yalda Mi-Rajar]
Shmulik, the Boy from Bnei-Brak (youth), Sifriat Poalim/ Hakibbutz Hameuchad, 2004 [Shmulik - Ha-Yeled Mi-Bnei-Brak]
Zainab, the Girl from the Desert (youth), Hakibbutz Hameuchad/ Sifriat Poalim, 2005 [Zainab - Ha-Yalda Me-Ha-Midbar]
The Revolving Dreams (children-picture bk), Hakibbutz Hameuchad, 2005 [Sefer Ha-Chalomot Ha-Mitʹhapchim]
Juan, the Hidden Jewish Boy from Majorca (youth), Hakibbutz Hameuchad/ Sifriat Poalim, 2006 [Ha-Sod Ha-Gadol Shel Chuan]
The Lost Mission (youth), Hakibbutz Hameuchad, 2008 [Ha-Mesima Ha-Avuda]
Gilat, the Girl from Dimona, Hakibbutz Hameuchad/ Sifriyat Poalim, 2008 [Gilat - Ha-Naʹara Mi-Dimona]
Talking Beyond Walls (youth), Sifriat Poalim, 2011 [Mi-Shnei Evrei Ha-Choma]
Goasts in the Laundry (youth), Yesod, 2012 [Ruchot Refaʹim Ba-Michbasa]
Stefa My Love: Or, One Meeting and Three Goodbyes (youth), Glilit, 2014 [Stefa Ahuvati: O, Mifgash Echad Ve-Shalosh Preidot]
The Escape to Nowhere (youth), Hakibbutz Hameuchad, 2018 [Ha-Bricha Le-Shum Makom]
Learning Disabilities - the Challenge, Eitav, 1987; extended ed. 1997 [Likuyei Lemida - Ha-Etgar]
Yes-No, Black-White, Eitav, 1995 [Ken-Lo, Shachor-Lavan: Mashberei Hitbagrut Be-Israel Al Saf Shnot Ha-Alpayim]
A Key to a Locked Door, Hakibbutz Hameuchad, 2000 [Mafteʹach Le-Delet Neula: Lifrotz Et Machsom Ha-Dislexya]
Parents Facing the Barrier of Dyslexia, Hakibbutz Hameuchad, 2003 [Horim Mul Machsom Ha-Dislexya: Mafteʹach Le-Delet Neula, Chelek Bet]
Teacherʹs Reflection in the Mirror of Dyslexia, Hakibbutz Hameuchad, 2006 [Dimuy Atzmi Be-Marʹat Ha-Dislexya: Morim Be-Milkud: Mafteʹach Le-Delet Neula, Chelek Gimel]
Accusation Script: Learning Disabilities, Truancy and Delinquency [with Tomer Einat], Hakibbutz Hameuchad, 2006 [Ktav Ishum: Lekuyei Lemida, Neshira Va-Avaryanut]
A Rough Landing: Individuals with Learning Disabilities in Employment Arena, Hakibbutz Hameuchad, 2009 [Nechita Kasha: Lekuyei Lemida Be-Zirat Ha-Taʹasuka]
If I Am for My Own Self - What Am I? Couples and Parents with Learning Disabilities, Hakibbutz Hameuchad, 2011 [U-Chshe-Ani Le-Atzmi - Ma Ani? Zugiyut Ve-Horut Shel Bogrim Im Likuyei Lemida]
On a Thin Thread: Artistic Creativity as a Crossroad for Disabilities and Attention Disorder [With Shelly Hershko], Glilit/ Bezalel Academy of Art & Design, 2017 [Al Chevel Dak: Yetziratiyut Omanutit Ke-Tzomet Shinuy U-Tzimicha Etzel Talmidim Im Lakuyot Lemida Ve-Hafra'ot Keshev Ve-Rikuz]

Books in Translation

Spanish: Madrid, El Toro De Barro, 2003
Arabic: Haifa, Kolbo Sefarim, 2007

Stefa My Love: Or, One Meeting and Three Goodbyes
Polish: Warsaw, Nowy Świat, 2014
Congratulations to Barabara Harshav for the 2018 PEN Medal for Translation!
The prize is given to a translator whose career has demonstrated a commitment to excellence through the body of their work. Barbara Harshav has been translating works from French, German, Hebrew and Yiddish for over twenty years and has currently published over forty books of translation. Among the many Hebrew authors she has translated: Yoram Kaniuk, Agnon, Yehudit Hendel, Yehuda Amichai and many more.
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!
Congratulations to Ronit Matalon, the recipient of the 2017 Brenner prize for her book 'And the Bride Closed the Door". And, congratulations to Amir ziv, the recipent of the first ever Brenner prize for debut novels.
Ronit Matalon's book tells the story of Margie, a young bride, who shuts herself up in her mother's bedroom and declares that she won’t get married. Her family gathers at the locked door, not knowing what to do. Amir Ziv tells a story that begins as an apparently routine correspondence between a prying citizen, secretly in love with his neighbor, and a conscientious municipal clerk, and developes into an uncovering of a great underlying drama.
The fourth German-Hebrew/Hebrew-German translation workshop April 29 to May 5, 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: Sunday, April 29, 2018 until Saturday, May 5, 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, and Gadi Goldberg,
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Congratulations to Zeruya Shalev and Shifra Horn for receiving the 2017 Adei Wizo Prize.

Ayelet Gundar-Goshen's "Waking Lions" is longlisted for the 2018 International Dublin Literary Award
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