Masterclass with Jessica Cohen
Hosted By: The National Library of Israel (NLI)
How do you say “davka” in English (*without a footnote*)!?
Join us for an exclusive masterclass with Man Booker International Prize winner Jessica Cohen!
Cohen is an independent translator born in England, raised in Israel, and currently living in Denver. She translates contemporary Hebrew prose and other creative work. In 2017, she shared the Man Booker International Prize with David Grossman, for her translation of A Horse Walks Into a Bar, and has translated works by other major Israeli writers including Etgar Keret, Amos Oz, Ronit Matalon and Nir Baram. Cohen is the recipient of Guggenheim and NEA fellowships, and a past board member of the American Literary Translators Association.
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