Barbara Abraham-Vazana

Barbara Abraham was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Her studies include: Cours de Civilisation Francais, Sorbonne Paris; Queens University Belfast - B.A; Dundee University - Creative Writing course. She came to live in Israel in 1958. From 1959 – 1967 she was resident in Eilat and commenced her working career at the first Queen of Sheba Hotel. From 1964 – 1980 she worked for Arkia Airlines, first in Eilat and from 1967 in Tel Aviv, eventually becoming Head of Tourist Department. From 1980 – 2000 she lived in Scotland with her life partner. Enjoying the composition of essays, Barbara attended a Creative Writing Course, joined the Angus Writers Group and later became a member of the Scottish Writers Association. She began publishing articles and short stories in Scotland in local press and also in the Jewish Chronicle. In 2000 after returning to Israel she joined the Editorial Board of ESRA MAGAZINE and has also written for Metro Magazine of The Jerusalem Post.

CREATIVE WRITING IN SDEROT

CREATIVE WRITING IN SDEROT

by Barbara Abraham-Vazana

In this article you can read the winning pieces of more ...
Future hopes for children living on Israel’s ‘outskirts

Future hopes for children living on Israel’s ‘outskirts

by Barbara Abraham-Vazana

Atidim programs, targeting youth on the periphery, more ...
When We Danced on Water - A Review

When We Danced on Water - A Review

by Barbara Abraham-Vazana

This is the second book written by Evan Fallenberg, more ...
The Yiddish Cookbook - A Review

The Yiddish Cookbook - A Review

by Barbara Abraham-Vazana

Barbara Abraham reviews Bracha. Weingrod's translation more ...
Devotion

Devotion

by Barbara Abraham-Vazana

The heartwarming story of Janet Hansen, formerly of more ...
Offer Town Couldn’t Refuse

Offer Town Couldn’t Refuse

by Barbara Abraham-Vazana

The Elma Arts Complex Hotel in Zichron Ya’akov is more ...
The Jewish Ghetto of Rome

The Jewish Ghetto of Rome

by Barbara Abraham-Vazana

Jews have been in Rome for 2,000 years and have had more ...
Reflections on the Sabra

Reflections on the Sabra

by Barbara Abraham-Vazana

On a walk in the in the fields and orchards near her more ...
Sliver of Jewish Algerian Past

Sliver of Jewish Algerian Past

by Barbara Abraham-Vazana

A fragment of Torah scroll saved from the desecration more ...
Wonderful Copenhagen

Wonderful Copenhagen

by Barbara Abraham-Vazana

Life is full of surprises! Barbara Abraham was on more ...
TO BE A FREE NATION

TO BE A FREE NATION

by Barbara Abraham-Vazana

“This is my regiment; This is my home; Fighters, more ...
Pnina Moed Kass brings Berale to the Galilee

Pnina Moed Kass brings Berale to the Galilee

by Barbara Abraham-Vazana

Barbara Abraham describes the delight of her enthusiastic more ...
Alex Levin – Artist

Alex Levin – Artist

by Barbara Abraham-Vazana

An enlightening interview with internationally recognized more ...
THE FUTURE OF ART

THE FUTURE OF ART

by Barbara Abraham-Vazana

"Sex = Communication" was the name of a sculpture more ...
Diversifying in the Galilee

Diversifying in the Galilee

by Barbara Abraham-Vazana

Review of Kibbutz Shamir whose specialty is honey production; more ...
 
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