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Moshe Sartel

Moshe Sartel was born in 1942 in Istanbul, Turkey. He arrived in Israel as a young child, and now lives in Petah Tikva. Sartel holds a BA in Jewish philosophy, literature and kabbala, and an MA in library science from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He also studied military history at Tel Aviv University and directed a network of libraries in Petah Tikva. In 1997 he founded a publishing house that specializes in books on Judaism. He has received the Bernstein Prize (1985), the Wertheim Prize for Poetry (1995), the President's Prize (1997) and the Prime Minister's Prize (1999).            

Books Published in Hebrew
He Who Bore, Mitzchaf, 1967 [Mi She-Natal: Shirei Ma'ase]
The Way and the Flesh, Mitzchaf, 1970 [Ha-Derech Ve-Ha-Basar: Tachrich Shel Shirim]
Flesh Upon the Coals and Other Poems, Sifriat Poalim, 1973 [Basar Al Gabei Gechalim Ve-Shirim Acherim]
For the Sun Shall Not Darken, Sifriat Poalim, 1979 [Ki Lo Techshach Ha-Shemesh]
On the Road to Beit El, Sifriat Poalim, 1982 [Ba-Derech Ha-Ola Beit-El: Ve-Hu Kovetz Min Ha-Shirim]
The Book of the Great Victory, Sifriat Poalim, 1986 [Sefer Nitzachon Gadol: Shlosha Shirei Alila]
Behold the Fire, Mitzchaf, 1994 [Hine Ha-Esh: Ve-Hi Shtei Shirot Ve-Shirim]


Books Published in Hebrew

Books in Translation

Our new Spring 2019 catalogue of new books is up.
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"An original, extraordinary book" The Brenner prize committee
Congratulations to Noga Albalach, winner of the 2018 Brenner prize for her book "The Old Man (Farewell)".
Residencies in Vienna and Salzburg
In co-operation with KulturKontakt Austria, the Austrian Federal Chancellery offers 50 residencies in Vienna and Salzburg for the year 2019. Applications can be submitted for literature, literature for children and young adults and literary translations. Please note the deadline of September 30th, 2018.
Call for applications English speakers: Stay culture in Paris (deadline: June 12th, 2018)
Details in the attached link
Congratulations to Sami Berdugo and Shoham Smith, recipients of the 2018 Bialik Prize, one of the most prestigious literary prizes in Israel!

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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