Wikipedia Entry

“Etgar Keret (Hebrew: אֶתְגָּר קֶרֶת‎, born August 20, 1967) is an Israeli writer known for his short stories, graphic novels, and scriptwriting for film and television.”


For international literary rights contact Luke Ingram: lingram@wylieagency.co.uk

For theater, film, and television, contact Dorel Zilberman: dorel@kneller.co.il

For booking of speaking engagements in North America contact Ofer Ziv: 347-210-2520 ; ofer@lionhouseagency.com

For booking of speaking engagements in Israel contact Noa Gana: noagana.story@gmail.com

Etgar Keret - photo by Lielle Sand

Photo by Lielle Sand


“Etgar Keret is a genius…” — New York Times

“A brilliant writer…completely unlike any writer I know. The voice of the next generation.” — Salman Rushdie

“Keret can do more with six . . . paragraphs than most writers can with 600 pages.” — Kyle Smith, People

“one of the most important writers alive – enchantingly witty” — Clive James

"Etgar Keret: Based on a True Story"

A documentary by Stephane Kaas and Rutger Lemm tells a "better than true"™ version of Keret's life story.

At Keret House

Keret House is a structure and art installation in Warsaw, designed by Jakub Szczęsny. It has been described as the narrowest house in the world.

Photo: Ewa Szatybelko