Israeli Culture QuizIsrael is regarded as one of the most culturally vibrant places in the world, with experimental theater, visual art, an unparalleled writing scene, and more. How much do you know about Israeli culture?
Question 1. Which writer published his first volume of poetry in 1901 and came to be recognized as the preeminent voice in Hebrew poetry?
Chaim Nachman Bialik
A. B. Yehoshua
Question 2. Which movie is based on a short story by A.B. Yehoshua?
Three Days and a Child
Fiddler on the Roof
Beyond the Walls
Question 3. What are the names of the hip-hop artist Subliminal's first two albums?
"The Light and the Shadow" and "The Light From Zion"
"The Sun and the Moon" and "The Star of David"
"Day and Night" and "Follow the Light"
"The Numbers Song" and "Kobi Shimoni"
Question 4. Chava Alberstein sings in which three languages?
English, French, and Hebrew
Yiddish, Hebrew, and English
Polish, Hebrew, and Yiddish
Russian, Hebrew, and Yiddish
Question 5. What is the name of Israel's National Theatre?
Lovers of the Hebrew Stage
Question 6. Which Jewish artist designed the stained-glass windows for the Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center?
Question 7. What was the preeminent subject of modern Hebrew literature during the late 19th and early 20th centuries?
The tension between attachment to the old world and attraction to the new
Life in the shtetl, Yiddish speech, the East European environment
Loss of tradition, emigration, the Land of Israel
Life that was filled with rationalism and freedom