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Here I Am
Contemporary Jewish Stories from Around the World

By Marsha Lee Berkman (editor), Elaine Marcus Starkman (editor)

An Oakland PEN International Award Winner

A compilation of 35 short stories, all written and translated after 1975, by Jewish authors from 24 different countries. Contributors include Cynthia Ozick, Elie Wiesel, Primo Levi, Nadine Gordimer, and Allegra Goodman, as well as many authors never before published in English.

"Stories which will challenge, entertain, upset...and ultimately enrich the reader ...a good addition to any personal Judaica collection."
- New Zealand Jewish Chronicle

About Elaine Marcus Starkman

Elaine Starkman is the co-editor of Here I Am: Contemporary Jewish Stories from Around the World. Her speech topics include “Contemporary Jewish Women Writing Around the World,” “Contemporary Jewish Poetry,” and “Contemporary Israeli Writing.”

Willing to Travel, Honorarium Negotiable