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Jerrold Kessel

Contributors

Assaf Gavron, the author of CrocAttack, Uri Sheradsky, editor of the monthly sports magazine, Shem Hamisehak, both members of the Israeli writers' football team and their counterpart on the English team, Jeremy Gavron, (An Acre of Barren Ground) and Simon Kuper (Why England Lose) are joined by Jerrold Kessel, the author of Goals for Galilee, the story of a tiny Arab soccer club which won the Israeli State Cup discussed the ways in which football can bring together people, players and audiences of different nationalities, cultures and religions, transcending deep-rooted divides.

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David Grossman speaks with Mark Lawson at a special out-of-fesitval event.