All posts tagged Amos Oz

Oz remembered

ISRAEL and world Jewry have “lost a giant” with the passing of Amos Oz, Executive Council of Australian Jewry co-CEO Peter Wertheim said this week.

People of the text

PROPHETESS Deborah, King Rehoboam, Rabbi Akiva and Rabbi Abraham Isaac Kook – they are grand Jewish characters plucked at random from Jewish history. Were they to meet in some ahistorical space,

Prof Fania Oz farewelling Oz

AUSTRALIA has “one of the best, most lively and young-thinking Jewish communities in the world”, the outgoing Leon Liberman Chair in Modern Israel Studies at Monash University said last wee

Oz shares peace hopes

ISRAEL should be the first state to officially recognise Palestine, should United Nations members vote in favour of an upcoming resolution to create the state, declared prominent Israeli author Amos Oz in Sydney this week.