I've never been to Stanford University, but I'm glad my article was published on the literary journal of "Mantis". In this article I discuss multilingualism and its connection to the formation of the city of #berlin, while politicizing the question of the location of the Hebrew language among all other languages, and why it hasהמשך לקרוא "A Hebrew writer in Berlin: On a healing disintegration process"
MATI SHEMOELOF: They fear that four more years of Trump would boost the right-wing AfD’s bond with the right-wing Israeli government while masking the surge in anti-Semitism THE SOUND OF THE gunshots near the synagogue in Halle last year have not yet faded off. And this week we learned that a gunman opened fire near aהמשך לקרוא "‘The desperate cry from my German Jewish friends to see a new US leader’"
MATI SHEMOELOF visits an exhibition on Arendt’s legacy, and comes away uncomfortable with the contemporary relevance of her insights
Thoughts on Hebrew, European, and Middle Eastern cultural spaces, following a journey through German literary landmarks. First published on Tel Aviv Review of Books. For the German version | Hebrew version
ההפגנות בגרמניה נגד החיסונים, הסגר מלאות בתיאוריות קונספירציה, אך גם באנשים שרואים בזה שואה שנייה ולכן לובשים טלאי צהוב. אני טוען שזה סכנה גדולה ומכיל בתוכו נימים אנטישמיים.