A Doomed Israeli-Palestinian Love Story

Book Launch and Signing with Dorit Rabinyan


Join us for a riveting evening with author Dorit Rabinyan, one of Israel’s most acclaimed young novelists. The author will discuss and sign copies of her international best-selling, award-winning novel, All the Rivers, the controversial love story between an Israeli writer and a Palestinian painter.

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Rapaporte Treasure Hall, Goldfarb Library

Dorit Rabinyan was born in Israel to an Iranian-Jewish family. She is the recipient of the Itzhak Vinner Prize, the ACUM Award, The Prime Minister’s Prize, and the Jewish Wingate Quarterly Award (London). Her first two novels, Persian Brides and A Strand of a Thousand Pearls, were both international best sellers and translated into 15 languages. In 2014, Rabinyan published her third novel, All the Rivers, which was an immediate best seller in Israel. The novel was named one of the 10 best books of the year by Haaretz newspaper and was also awarded the prestigious Bernstein Award for Literature.

Free and open to the public

Books will be available for purchase

Cosponsored with the Schusterman Center for Israel Studies; the Creativity, the Arts, and Social Transformation Program (CAST); the Department of Near Eastern and Judaic Studies; and the Hebrew Language Program