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History, Fiction, and Statecraft – The Confluence of Creativity and Diplomacy

Hosted By: The National Library of Israel (NLI)

Ambassador Michael Oren is an historian, a statesman, and… an avid fiction writer…

Join him and Tablet magazine’s Liel Leibovitz, as they explore the common elements of writing in multiple genres and relate them to the necessary tools of diplomacy:

“History, Fiction, and Statecraft: The Confluence of Creativity and Diplomacy”
Monday, November 1st
1pm EST / 7pm Israel / 5pm UK

Part of the NLI USA Signature Speakers Series

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Liel Leibovitz

Liel Leibovitz is editor at large for Tablet Magazine and the co-host of Unorthodox, the world's most popular Jewish podcast. He's the author or co-author of several books, including biographies of Leonard Cohen and Stan Lee and, most recently, The Newish Jewish Encyclopedia. He is also a contributor to several publications, including the New York Post and the Wall Street Journal. He holds a Ph.D. from Columbia University and served as assistant professor of communications at New York University.
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The National Library of Israel (NLI)

The National Library of Israel serves as the dynamic institution of collective memory for the Jewish people worldwide and Israelis of all backgrounds and faiths – past, present and future. Through its world-class collections and a range of innovative digital, educational and cultural initiatives, the National Library works to share the stories of the Jewish people, the State of Israel, the Land of Israel and its region.
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