Dr. Rawya Jarjoura Burbara was born in Nazareth (1969). Dr. Burbara serves as Chief Inspector Director of Arabic (for native speakers of Arabic) at the Ministry of Education, and a lecturer at the Language Department, Oranim College. She is also a writer, and her 10th book was published in 2021 (collection of short stories titled “I do not want to get use to you”). Her Arabic novel, titled “On the shores of wandering” was translated to Hebrew and published by Pardes (2020). Dr. Burbara is an editorial member at Maktoob series and member of The Translators Forum at the Van Leer Jerusalem Institute. She is also a member of the Mahmoud Darwish Association.