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Galit Dahan Carlibach

Galit Dahan Carlibach was born in 1981. She grew up in Sderot, Ashdod and Jerusalem. She published three novels, two novellas and two fantasy books, based on Moroccan tales which told by her grandmother. Her stories, poems and essays are published on different platforms including Haaretz, Alaxon, Maariv, 929 and more. In addition, Galit facilitates writing workshops and lectures and takes part in Persona Non Grata, a literary-musical duo as a singer and guitarist. Dahan-Carlibach has been awarded the Prime minister's Prize (2014) and the National Library of Israel Pardes prize (2014). She was a participant in  the International Writing Program in Iowa and The Shanghai Writing Program. Her last novel ‘Alice's Storm’ was longlisted for the 2017 Sapir Prize.

Books Published in Hebrew

The Locked Garden (novel) , Kinneret, Zmora-Bitan, Dvir, 2010 [Achoti Kala Ve-Hagan Naul]
Mystia (youth) , Kinneret, Zmora-Bitan, Dvir, 2013
Ghost Town (novel) , 2013 [Ir Refaim]
On The Edge (novel) , Kinneret, Zmora-Bitan, Dvir, 2014
The Return of Ten Time (youth) , Kinneret, Zmora-Bitan, Dvir, 2015 [Shuvo Shel Pi Eser]
Alice's Storm (novel) , Kinneret, Zmora-Bitan, Dvir, 2017 [Soofa Shel Alis]
It's Me, Iowa (novella) , Graff, 2018

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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