A. B. Yehoshua Controversy: An Israel-Diaspora Dialogue on Jewishness, Israeliness, and Identity

A. B. Yehoshua Controversy: An Israel-Diaspora Dialogue on Jewishness, Israeliness, and Identity

Dorothy and Julius Koppelman Institute on American Jewish-Israeli Relations & American Jewish Committee

When prize-winning Israeli author A.B.Yehoshua spoke at the Centennial Symposium at AJC's Annual Meeting, he set off a firestorm over the meaning of Diaspora, Israeli identity, and Jewish identity. Probing responses to Yehoshua's critique came from both Israelis and Diaspora Jews, and that dialogue is captured in this publication.

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