May 2007

Etgar Keret Wins Camera d'Or at Cannes

Etgar Keret and Shira Geffen's Meduzot (Jellyfish) was awarded the 2007 Cannes Film Festival's Camera D'Or Prize for best first feature film. Keret and Geffen wrote and directed the film together. Keret, a popular and critically acclaimed Israeli author, participated in the 2001 International Writing Program.

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Etgar Keret's website

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"Eve's Awakening" and "Bound"

Today in The Daily Palette: An excerpt from "Bound," by James McKean.

James McKean has published two books of poems, Headlong and Tree of Heaven, and a book of essays, Home Stand: Growing Up in Sports. He lives in Iowa City and teaches at Mount Mercy College.

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