An Evening with Meir Shalev
Master storyteller, Meir Shalev, spoke about his long-anticipated new novel, Two She – Bears. The book reveals a tale of love, betrayal, revenge, loss and salvation. Shalev shared his experience as a writer, delving into a murder story, partially based on true events, and the art of weaving together narratives.
Mr. Shalev was amusing, fascinating, modest & responsive.
Great to see everyone !
Room 767, Henry F. Hall Building
(1455 De Maisonneuve W.), Sir George William Campus
Tuesday, November 8, 2016, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m
Two She-Bears: On Violence and Vengeance with Meir Shalev
Spanning three generations in one family’s life, Shalev’s latest novel tells the story of love, betrayal, and salvation. Join Israel’s master storyteller on this fascinating journey and exploration of our dark side.
Internationally acclaimed author Meir Shalev is one of Israel’s most celebrated novelists. He is the author of more than eight novels, all of which were bestsellers in Israel and Europe. Shalev has won numerous literary prizes, including The National Jewish Book Award, The Prime Minister’s Prize, and the Brenner Prize. He is also a long-time columnist for Yedioth Achronot.
Introduced by Dr. Yael Halevi-Wise, Associate Professor in Judaic Studies and the English Department at McGill University.
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