After Hours

WHAT I’M READING

2018
Berg, Sibylle. Thank you for this life. Am Oved, 2018 (Dec)
Yehoshua, Abraham B. The tunnel. Kibbutz Me’uchad, 2018 (Nov) [in Hebrew]
Gay, Roxane. ayiti. Grove, 2018. (Nov)
Elon, Amos. Founder. Penguin Books, 1996. (Nov)
Gary, Romain. Gros-Calin. Am Oved, 2012 [in Hebrew] (Oct)
Moshfegh, Otessa. Eileen. Penguin Book, 2016 (Oct)
Echenoz, Jean. A year. Locus Books 2018 (c. 1997) [in Hebrew] (Sept)
Ne’eman, Yael. Once there was a woman. Achuzat Bayit, 2018. [in Hebrew] (Sept)
Namdar, Ruby. The ruined house. Harper, 2017 (Sept)
di Lampedusa, Giuseppe Tomasi. The leopard. Pantheon, 2013 (c1958) (August)
Echenez, Jean. I’m gone. The New Press, 2014 (Aug)
Hammerman, Ilana and Nieraad, Jurgen. Cancer zone of no return. Am Oved 2001. [in Hebrew](July)
Houellebecq, Michel. Submission. Picador, 2015 (July)
Erens, Pamela. Eleven hours. Tin House Books, 2016 (June)
Arendt, Hannah & Heidegger, Matrin. Letters 1925-1975. Resling, 2017 [in Hebrew] (June)
Lurie, Alison. Foreign affairs. Random House, 1984 (June)
Saunders, George. Lincoln in the Bardo. Random House, 2017 (June)
Neuman, Andres. Talking to ourselves, Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2014 (May)
Barlow, Toby. Babayaga. Picador, 2013. (April)
Arad, Maya. The Hebrew teacher. Xargol, 2018 (March)
Erpenbeck, Jenny. Going, went, gone. New Directions, 2017 (March)
Hendricks, Gay and Tinker, Lindsay. The first rule of Ten: A Tenzing Norbu Mystery. Hay House Visions, 2012 (March)
Cusk, Rachel. Transit. Picador, 2016 (Feb)
Hiraide, Takashi. The guest cat. New Directions, 2014 (Feb)
Blondel, Jean-Philippe. The 6:41 to Paris. New Vessel Press (Feb)
Bernhard, Thomas. Woodcutters. Babel, 2017 (in Hebrew). (Jan)
Gleick, James. Genius: The Life and Science of Richard Feynman, Vintage, 1993. (Jan).

2017
Fruttero, Carlo and Franco Lucentini. The Sunday woman. Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1973. (Dec.)
Dundy, Elaine. The dud avocado. New York Review of Books, 2007 (Nov.)
Faludi, Susan. In the darkroom. Metropolitan Books, 2016 (Sept)
Sullivan, Rosemary. Stalin’s daughter. Harper Perennial, 2015 (Aug)
Han Kang. The vegetarian. Hogarth, 2016 (July)
Baker, J.A. The peregrine. New York Review of Books, 1967 (July)
Browder, Bill. Red notice. Simon & Schuster, 2015 (July)
Guo, Xiaolu. I am China. Anchor, 2015 (June)
Larsen, Nella. Passing. Penguin, 1929. (May)
Gundar-Goshen, Ayelet. Waking lions. Kinneret, 2014 [in Hebrew] (May)
Yalom, Irvin. The Spinoza problem. Basic Books, 2013 (May)
Yuval, Yirmiyahu. Spinoza and Other Heretics, Princeton University Press, 1992, (Apr)
Catton, Eleanor. The Luminaries. Back Bay Books, 2014. (Mar)
Mukasonga, Scholastique. Our lady of the Nile. Archipelago Books, 2012 (Feb)
Larson, Erik. In the garden of the beasts. Broadway Books, 2011 (Jan.)
Gazdanov, Gaito. The spectre of Alexander Wolf. (Russian © 1947) 2016 [in Heb] (Jan)
Deitch, Gene. For the love of Prague. John Caulkins publishers, 2015. (Jan)

2005-2016 Books

Poetry
I love poetry and I read and re-read poems frequently.
Some of my most treasured poets include:
David Budbill, Constantine Cavafy, Zbigniew Herbert, Jose Hierro, Yitzhak Laor, Federico Garcia Lorca, Israel Pincas, Wistawa Szymborska

Memberships
ACLU
Amnesty International
Appalachian Mountain Club
Freedom to Read Foundation
Southern Poverty Law Center

RIGHT-BRAIN ACTIVITIES: Cross-Stitching

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