Hadara Lazar

Hadara Lazar is author of five novels, as well as non-fiction books that explore life in Israel and British Mandate Palestine. She is also translator of Jean-Paul Sartre’s major novel, Nausea, into Hebrew.
Out of Palestine: The Lasting Influence of the British Mandate
A journey back to British Mandate Palestine, peopled by Arabs, Jews and Britons, a intriguing world whose shadow lingers over Israel today. Journalist and novelist Hadara Lazar interviewed more than 100 people over 25 years for a collection of perspectives that show what has been remembered and ignored, refuted and admitted. “My purpose is not to research what used to be but to uncover what people remember from that time, to find the link between their words and the myth that was...