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Etgar Keret Travelling Exhibit: Home

A guide to the contents of the travelling exhibit Interpreting the Interior: Israeli Writer and Filmmaker Etgar Keret

Travelling Exhibit

Produced by the Michigan State University (MSU) Libraries in cooperation with MSU’s Jewish Studies Program, the travelling exhibit features:

  • the full text of Etgar Keret’s short story “Breaking the Pig” in English and Hebrew (reproduced on mounted posters)
  • graphic novels, comics, and books
  • the film Jellyfish

This exhibit was displayed at the San Francisco Jewish Community Library, March 1-April 29, 2012. It was displayed at the Addison-Penzak Jewish Community Center of Silicon Valley, winter-spring 2020.


Thanks to Zmora-Bitan Publishers and Toby Press, and to the author, for permission to reproduce and loan the story in poster format. Special thanks to Ellen Rothfeld, MSU Jewish Studies Program.

Exhibit Title Banner

Mounted color title label available (10.5"x24")

Educational Materials

The following educational resources are available for use with the travelling exhibit:

  • Discussion questions for a visit to the exhibit
  • Discussion questions for the story "Breaking the Pig"

Loan Requirements

Borrowing insitutions must be able to meet accepted national loan standards.  Smaller institutions unable to meet the loan standards may consider partnering with another institution, such as an academic or public library, or JCC.

No fee will be charged to the borrower.  The MSU Libraries must be credited in the exhibit and on any online or print materials. 

Contact Information

Deborah Margolis
Middle East Studies Librarian; Liaison to Jewish Studies & Muslim Studies