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Ran Cohen Harounoff

Ran Cohen Harounoff was born in Israel in 1967. He received his B.Ed in early childhood education at the David Yellin Teachers Academic College in Jerusalem, and an MA in education at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev. Cohen-Harounoff has taught and developed teaching programs at various educational institutions. At present, he teaches and is the head of early childhood studies at the Institute for Democratic Education at the Kibbutzim College of Education.
A play based on Cohen-Harounoff's book, Hanneke and Fiet, was staged in 2015 and won Best Children's Play of the Year Award (2016). His last book, Tree House Kidshas been adapted for the stage as a musical (2016).

Ran Cohen-Harounoff

Books Published in Hebrew

No More Diaper (children-picture bk), Shva, 1996; Keter, 2011 [Lo Rotzhe Chitul]
Itʹs My Birthday (children-picture bk), Hed Arzi-Shva, 1997 [Yesh Li Yomuledet]
Mitzi [with Miri Rozovsky] (children-picture bk), Sifriat Poalim, 2001 [Mitzi]
Itʹs Mine (children-picture bk), Sifriat Maariv, 2003 [Zeh Sheli]
Hanneke and Fiet (children) , Keter, 2013 [Hanneke U-Fit]
The Tree House Kids (children), The Eighth Note, 2016 [Yaldei Beit Ha-Etz: Mivtza Chorsha]
The Tree House Kids Free Kfir (children), Kinneret, 2017 [Yaldei Beit Ha-Etz: Leshachrer Et Kfir]

Books in Translation

"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!
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, and Gadi Goldberg,
Ayelet Gundar-Goshen's "Waking Lions" is one of the 100 notable books of 2017 of the "New York Times".

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