Angelo Bartlett “Bart” Giamatti was an American professor of English Renaissance literature, the president of Yale University, and the seventh Commissioner of Major League Baseball.
Alwar Balasubramaniam is a sculptor, painter, printmaker, and installation artist, currently based in Bangalore, India. His work, which focuses on the body and its material relationship to the world, has been the subject of international acclaim, and has been featured in museums and exhibitions worldwide.
Abraham B. Yehoshua (אברהם ב. יהושע) is one of Israel’s preeminent writers. His novels include A Journey to the End of the Millennium, The Liberated Bride, and A Woman in Jerusalem, which was awarded the Los Angeles Times Book Prize in 2007. He lives in Haifa.