Joyce Carol Oates To Get Jerusalem Prize at Israel’s Mishkenot Sha’ananim International Writers Festival

The Jerusalem International Book Forum (formerly the Jerusalem International Book Fair) will run 12-15 May this year, and for the first time will run concurrent with the International Writers Festival of Mishkenot Sha’ananim. Founded in 1963, the then Jerusalem International Book Fair has long been the Israeli publishing industry’s public face, and the forum where the Read More …

Jerusalem International Book Fair moves to a yearly schedule from 2019

The bi-annual Jerusalem International Book Fair will be yearly from 2019, following the decision to combine the event with its counterpart the International Writers Festival. The Times of Israel reports the book fair, which has been running every other year since 1963, will merge with the International Writers Festival (since 2008) to become the Jerusalem Read More …