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College of Arts & Sciences
Department of English Language and Literature


Etgar Keret (Fall Writers Festival)

Tuesday, October 20, 2015 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm


The short story collections of Israeli writer Etgar Keret have been translated into more than 30 languages. They include Suddenly, A Knock on the Door; The Bus Driver Who Wanted to be God, The Girl on the Fridge, The Nimrod Flip-Out, and Missing Kissinger. He also is the author of The Seven Good Years: A Memoir, published in June 2015. He has received the Book Publishers Association’s Platinum Prize several times and the Chevalier medallion of France’s Order of Arts and Letters. He also has been awarded the Prime Minister’s Prize and the Ministry of Culture’s Cinema Prize. Also a filmmaker, his screenplays include Skin Deep, which in 1996 won first prize at several international film festivals and was awarded the Israeli Oscar.

Hollings Program Room, Thomas Cooper Library.

Free and open to the public.

See http://library.sc.edu/p/fallfestival