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Hadara Lazar

Hadara Lazar was born and grew up in Haifa. She holds a BA in history from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and also studied literature at the Sorbonne, in Paris. After spending a number of years abroad, Lazar worked with B'Tselem, a human rights organization, during the 1st Intifada. Lazar has published novels, and remarkable non-fiction on the last years of the British Mandate as experienced variously by Jews, Arabs and the British. It was the research for those books that led to her novel, A Local Affair. Lazar is also the translator of Sartre's major novel, Nausea, into Hebrew.
Hadara Lazar

Books Published in Hebrew

Six Chapters on Aya (novel), Siman Kriah, 1976 [Shisha Prakim Al Aya]
From Now On (novel), Hakibbutz Hameuchad, 1983 [Mi-Kan Va-Halʹa]
Last Seen (novel), Zmora-Bitan, 1987 [Nirʹa La-Achrona]
In and Out of Palestine, 1940-1948 (non-fiction) , Keter, 1990; new ed., 2003 [Ha-Mandatorim]
Into Daylight (novel), Am Oved, 1995 [Lifnot Boker]
A Local Affair (novel) , Zmora-Bitan, 2007 [Mekomiim]
Six Singular Figures: Understanding the Conflict (non-fiction) , Hakibbutz Hameuchad, 2012 [Shisha Yechidim: Dmuyot Charigot Ba-Aretz Bi-Shnot Ha-Shloshim]

Books in Translation

English: New York, Atlas, 2011
English: Oakville, Ontario, Mosaic Press, 2016
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