The World of the End 16:00 20th Mar / iQiYi
Ofir Touché Gafla, moderated by Kerryn Leitch
An epilogist finds his wife dead in a bizarre accident, and fifteen months later shoots himself in the head in order to begin his new life in the Other World to seek his beloved. What happens next, he never would have guessed. The World of the End is Ofir Touché Gafla’s debut novel, first published in Hebrew in 2004, where it won the 2005 Geffen Award for best fantasy/science fiction novel of the year and the 2006 Kugel Award for Hebrew literature.
This event will be held at iQiyi, an official festival venue located next to The Bookworm. It’s brought to you with the kind support of the Embassy of the State of Israel in Beijing.
Price: 50 RMB — Purchase Online
iQiyi 4 pm
Event code: IQ20B