Bernstein Prize

Israeli literary prize

The Bernstein Prize is an annual Israeli literary award for writers 50 years of age and younger. The prize is awarded by the Bernstein Foundation, named after Mordechai Bernstein, who left money in his estate to establish a foundation in order to encourage young Hebrew writers. The foundation is managed by Book Publishers Association of Israel.The prize has been awarded since 1978 to writers in following four categories: Original Hebrew-language novel (presented every year - 50,000 shekel prize). Book of original Hebrew-language poetry (presented every two years - 25,000 shekel prize). Original Hebrew-language play (presented every two years - 25,000 shekel prize). Literary criticism (presented every two years - 15,000 shekel prize).For each category there are separate professional committees to determine the winners. The prize awards are the second largest prize purses in literature in Israel, exceeded only by the Sapir Prize.
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award received: Bernstein Prize

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Author

Amos Oz cover

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Amos Oz

Israeli writer, novelist, journalist and intellectual

works

17

Judas

literair werk van Amos Oz

author: Amos Oz

2014

Between friends

book by Amos Oz

author: Amos Oz

2012

My Michael

book by Amos Oz

author: Amos Oz

1968

A Panther in the Basement

book by Amos Oz

author: Amos Oz

1998

Author

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David Grossman

Israeli author

works

23

A Horse Walks Into a Bar

novel by David Grossman, 2014

author: David Grossman

2014

To the End of the Land

2008 novel by David Grossman

author: David Grossman

2008

מישהו לרוץ אתו

2000 novel by David Grossman

author: David Grossman

2000

עיין ערך: אהבה

book by David Grossman

author: David Grossman

1986

יש ילדים זיגזג

book by David Grossman

author: David Grossman

1994

Author

Sayed Kashua

Arab-Israeli writer

Author

Haim Be'er cover

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Haim Be'er

Israeli writer

Author

Yishai Sarid cover

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Yishai Sarid

Israeli writer

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