Lali Tsipi Michaeli was born in Georgia in 1964, and moved to Israel as a child. She studied Comparative World Literature, Sociology and Anthropology at Bar-Ilan University, and Television and Radio Narration. She taught Hebrew in Bar-Ilan and Tel-Aviv Universities.
Lali lived a few years in Georgia during the 1990’s, working for the Jewish Agency, and in Denmark between 2005 and 2007, where she edited human rights texts.
Lali’s poems were published in Literary Journals and in the press, and in a video art project, and were translated to a few languages. She participated in local Poetry Festivals and readings, and in International Poetry festivals in Jerusalem, Tel-Aviv, HaNegev and Mrar, and is a known lecturer on poetry.