To Laugh Is to Be Human: An Interview with Shoham Smith / "Security Zone" with Smadar Perry, Army Radio 30/1/2018 (Hebrew)

A Syrian writer in exile, whose book is not quite a fairy tale with angels and smiles – for children as well as for adults. Shoham Smith: "The book is a great opportunity for young children, who do not yet have prejudices, to encounter the Arab script, to see how beautiful it is ... to look at this as a natural thing."

 

The interview can be heard from minutes 21:10 to 25:40.

 

For the interview (in Hebrew): https://glz.co.il/%D7%92%D7%9C%D7%A6/%D7%AA%D7%95%D7%9B%D7%A0%D7%99%D7%95%D7%AA/%D7%A8%D7%A6%D7%95%D7%A2%D7%AA-%D7%94%D7%91%D7%99%D7%98%D7%97%D7%95%D7%9F-%D7%94%D7%9E%D7%96%D7%94%D7%AA/%D7%A8%D7%A6%D7%95%D7%A2%D7%AA-%D7%94%D7%91%D7%99%D7%98%D7%97%D7%95%D7%9F-%D7%94%D7%9E%D7%96%D7%94%D7%AA30-01-2018-1931