Yitzhak Laor (Hebrew: יצחק לאור, born in 1948) is an Israeli poet, author and journalist.
Yitzhak Laor was born in Pardes Hanna.
Literary and journalism career
He is the author of ten poetry books, three novels, three collections of short stories, two collections of essays and one play.
In his poem "In a Village whose Name I don't even know" he imagines himself stranded in a Lebanese village: "For a moment I hoped that I would be caught". His book The Myths of Liberal Zionism was published in English by Verso Books in February 2009.
- "Author's profile by ithl.org.il". Retrieved March 27, 2012.
- "Get rid of Zionism", Haaretz newspaper, June 3, 2011
- "Y. Laor: The blood merchants". Haaretz, Opinion. March 27, 2012. Retrieved March 27, 2012.