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Julya Rabinovich

Julya Rabinovich – author, painter and interpreter – won the 2009 Rauris Literature Award for her debut novel, Splithead
Haunting Memories and Fractured Identities
Two strikingly new voices came to JBW 2011, original and poetic, revisit the themes of loss and belonging, nourished by their own experiences. In Jenny Erbenbeck’s haunting novel, Visitation the inhabitants of a house by a lake are displaced by history, one family after the other. Julya Rabinovich’s Splithead traces the story of a young girl is taken on a plane from Leningrad, without knowing that she is leaving the country for good. We discovered how beautiful writing is borne from the p...