The Santa Fe Jewish Film Festival presents The Art of Translation


Jessica Cohen is translator for Israeli author, David Grossman. Cohen and Grossman shared the 2017 Man Booker International Prize for Grossman’s newest novel, A Horse Walks Into a Bar. Ms. Cohen will speak about the challenges of translating one language to another, as well as translating imagery and humor across cultures. She will be in conversation with Santa Fe resident Bonnie Ellinger, Ph.D in Applied Linguistics, who taught English at Israel’s Bar Ilan University for more than 20 years and Hebrew in Santa Fe for many years. Advance tickets: or call 505.216.0672