Rights offering detail :
Black Foam
Oct. 7, 2020
Haji jabir
Fiction: General/Other
Black Foam follows a group of Ethiopian Jews, the “Falash Mura”, who driven by poverty and desperation, emigrate to Israel in search of a better life. Amongst the group is “Dawit”. Although not a Jew, he invents a new identity, changing his name and history, so that he can travel to Israel alongside the Falash Jews. However, on arrival, he faces the trials and suffering experienced by dark-skinned immigrants in the country.
Rights available:
World, English World Rights sold
Rights sold:
Arabic, Hebrew, English World
Other Information:
Black Foam is Jabir's 4th novel. He won the Katara Prize for Arabic Novel,and previously reached the long list of the International Prize for Arabic Nove.
Bieke van Aggelen
African Literary Agency
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