Friday, June 18, 2010

Devendra, Come Back!

Here is an oped I wrote for Haaretz on Devendra Banhart's decision to cancel his shows in Israel.

Not Too Late to Reschedule


3 comments:

Joe said...

Very good points. Thanks for the article!

Alison Avigayil said...

Nice post Jaron ... I also had a similar reaction to the political nature of an attempt to be a-political. While I didn't write a lovely opinion piece like you, I did cover Israeli opinion -

http://www.jewlicious.com/2010/06/cultural-boycott-recent-cancellations-by-international-musicians-spur-debate-in-israeli-public/

Alison Avigayil said...

Nice post Jaron ... I also had a similar reaction to the political nature of an attempt to be a-political. While I didn't write a lovely opinion piece like you, I did cover Israeli opinion -

http://www.jewlicious.com/2010/06/cultural-boycott-recent-cancellations-by-international-musicians-spur-debate-in-israeli-public/