Rachel Talshir was born in Israel in 1957 to Holocaust-survivor parents and grew up in Beersheba. She completed her military service as a reporter for the IDF radio station. Talshir has a BA in psychology and an MA in literature. She has worked as a reporter and editor for a several newspapers, including Haaretz, Ha`Ir and Ma`ariv.She currently lives in Tel Aviv.
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