Israeli writer and translator Naomi Gal
will be on campus this year as Comenius Professor of Language
A graduate of the Sorbonne, she is the
author of 13 books, including Lilith’s
Divorce, Lovend, and Soap Opera, which won the Jerusalem Literary Prize. She
also is an eminent translator; she speaks English, French, and Arabic, as well
She will be teaching English 104: Experience
of Literature in the fall and at least one section of Writing
100 in the spring.
Her husband, Joseph Ben-David, is an
electrophysiologist who has joined Valley Cardiology
Associates of Bethlehem.