Dara Barnat is the author of a full-length collection of poetry, In the Absence, as well as two chapbooks, The City I Run From: Poems of Tel Aviv (2020) and Headwind Migration (2009). Dara also writes critically on poetry and translates poetry from Hebrew. Her scholarship explores Walt Whitman's influence on the Jewish American poetic tradition. Dara holds a Ph.D. from Tel Aviv University, where she currently teaches.
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