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Dorit Rabinyan "All the Rivers" - readings in English

Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm

White Hall, 106
123 Central Ave., Ithaca, NY 14850, USA

Dorit Rabinyan, bestselling author of the acclaimed "Persian Brides" and "Strand of a Thousand Pearls," will be speaking about and reading excerpts of her new novel "All the Rivers" (Also known as "Borderlife").

The reading and discussion will be held in English.

Her new book is available at the Cornell Book Store, for purchase at the Ithaca campus location or online at

Come early to the lecture for a book signing opportunity!  

"All the Rivers" is a frank and tender depiction of a taboo relationship that raises questions—for the lovers and for us—about the convergences of homeland and exile, borderlines and destinies.

Event sponsored by the Department of Near Eastern Studies and the Jewish Studies Program, with the generous support of the Hope and Eli Hurowitz Fund.


A wonderful article and interview with Dorit Rabinyan:


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