About me


Thanks for stopping by! I’m an Israeli writer living in New York. My writing has appeared in The New Yorker, The New York Times Magazine and The New York Review of Books, among other publications. My fiction was included in the anthology Tel Aviv Short Stories, and my poetry in Maayan Magazine (in Hebrew). I studied English Literature and History at Tel Aviv University, and have a master’s degree in journalism from Columbia University. You can read my latest stories, say hi on Twitter at @ruthmargalit, or reach me at: ruthmargalit@gmail.com