About the Author

Ayelet Tsabari

Ayelet Tsabari was born in Israel to a large family of Yemeni descent. She wrote her first story in English in 2007. She is the author of The Art of Leaving, winner of the Canadian Jewish Literary Award for Memoir, finalist for the Writer's Trust Hilary Weston Prize, finalist for the Vine Awards for Nonfiction, and an Apple Books, CBC Books, and Kirkus Review Best Book of 2019. Her first book, The Best Place On Earth, won both the Sami Rohr Prize for Jewish Literature and the Edward Lewis Wallant Award for Jewish Fiction, was longlisted for the Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award, was a New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice and Kirkus Review Best Book of 2016, and has been published internationally. Her translations appeared in the New Quarterly, Berlin Quarterly, Paper Brigade, and Mantis. She teaches creative writing at The University of King's College MFA, the University of Guelph Creative Writing MFA, and at Tel Aviv University. She lives in Toronto.

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A Sign Of Harmony

A Sign Of Harmony

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Below Sea Level

Below Sea Level

Short Story
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Borders

Borders

Short Story
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Brit Milah

Brit Milah

Short Story
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Casualties

Casualties

Short Story
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Invisible

Invisible

Short Story
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Tikkun

Tikkun

Short Story
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Warplanes

Warplanes

Short Story
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Tongues

Tongues

On Longing and Belonging through Language
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