Join IFOA at Ben McNally Books for a special evening with Ayelet Tsabari, who will be reading from and discussing her short story collection, The Best Place on Earth. Tsabari will be interviewed by Eufemia Fantetti.
This FREE event is presented with Koffler Centre of the Arts and Ben McNally Books, as part of the Spotlight on Israeli Culture.
Tuesday, February 3, 2015 – 6:00 PM
Author appearance, Interview, Reading, Special Event: IFOA Weekly
In 2013, Ayelet Tsabari was named one of 10 Canadian writers to watch by CBC Books, and in 2014, she was awarded a Chalmers Arts Fellowship. Her non-fiction has won a National Magazine Award and a Western Magazine Award, and she is a two-time winner of Event’s Creative Non-Fiction Contest. A graduate of the MFA programme at Guelph University, Tsabari teaches creative writing through the University of Toronto and the University of Guelph. Tsabari presents her story collection, The Best Place on Earth, which follows characters of Mizrahi background, granting readers an intimate look into Israeli society. The Best Place on Earth is a finalist for the Sami Rohr Prize.
Ben McNally Books
366 Bay Street
Toronto M5H 4B2
This program is part of the Spotlight on Israeli Culture festival taking place Feb – March 2015 in Toronto, read more about the other events at the Spotlight website.