Margalit Benaya

Margalit Benaya (1927-1983) published her translations of Yehuda Amichai in a number of poetry magazines. Her book-length translations include The Signal Fires of Lachish by Rivka Guber (1964) and The Hebrew Battalions (1969) by Ishak Ben-Zvi (co-translated with Taffy Becker). She was born in the United States and settled in Israel.