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Posts tagged ‘Dorit Rabinyan’

Newshour: Eurovision win

this afternoon (sunday 13th), 1.36-1.44pm (partly repeated 9.54pm), on bbc world service radio
newshour (presented by james coomarasamy) includes …

“Israel wins this year’s Eurovision Song Contest.”

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter paul henley
• israeli writer dorit rabinyan

Building walls

the bbc devotes about one-third of this programme about walls to the israeli security barrier, of course continually referring to it as a wall, and enabling one guest to say …
(Garett Carr, 0:21:23) “They want to see what the Israelis have built, because that’s a real bloody wall, good enough for Banksy to have to do the ones that he does with it, with the marvellous graffiti.”

this morning (monday 27th), 9.00-9,45am, on bbc radio 4
‘build that wall’: barriers and crossings (in the start the week series) (presented by kirsty wark)

Kirsty Wark explores what it means to live either side of a wall, and whether barriers are built to repel or protect. …
Israel has been building its own separation barrier since the turn of the century, but Dorit Rabinyan is more interested in psychological barriers that drive Palestinians and Israelis apart.”

including contributions from …
dorit rabinyan, author of all the rivers (gader chaya), a love story between a Jewish Israeli woman and a Palestinian man
• map-maker garrett carr
• historian tom holland (more…)

Newshour: Israeli book ban

yesterday evening (thursday 31st), 9.40-9.44pm, on bbc world service radio (freeview channel 710 or 107)
newshour (presented by lyse doucet) includes …

“Israeli author’s school book ban”

including interview with …
• author dorit rabinyan (more…)

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