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August 1st, 2015
Episode 641 of 1400 episodes
Assaf Gavron has perhaps achieved the impossible, a comic novel about the Israeli settlements in the West Bank. The Hilltop has been hailed as "The Great Israeli Novel" by Time Out Tel Aviv and is the winner of the prestigious Bernstein Prize. He was in Australia as a guest of the Sydney Writers Festival.