Five selves

Emanuela Barasch- Rubinstein

Chair: Mekella Broomberg

28/02/2016 6:30 pm
King's Place, Room 2

Scholar and author Emanuela Barasch-RubinsteinÕs beautiful collection of short stories describes the Ôfive selvesÕ of modern Israeli identity, covering diverse themes from intergenerational concepts of identity to mourning a fatherÕs death. She is in conversation with Mekella Broomberg, JW3Õs Head of Arts and Culture.

Emanuela Barasch- Rubinstein

Emanuela Barasch-Rubinstein is a writer and a scholar in the Humanities who has also published scholarly books on the cultural perception of Nazism. Her parents fled their homes in Eastern Europe, emigrating to Israel. Emanuela, whose father was the art historian Moshe Barasch, was born in Jerusalem

Mekella Broomberg

Mekella Broomberg is Head of Arts and Culture at JW3 and was formerly Curator of Jewish Book Week.