Gershon Shaked, (1929--2006), was Professor Emeritus of Hebrew Literature at the Hebrew University, the author of <i>The Shadows Within: Essays on Modern Jewish Writers</i> and many other books. He was a recipient of the Israel Prize and the Bialik Prize.
Articles by Gershon Shaked
Israeli Literature: The New Wave
In the second half of the 20th century, Israeli writers became a voice of critique and protest.