Poet Rami Saari is an Israeli poet and translator. He was born in 1963 in Petah Tikva. He holds a PhD in linguistics, and has published to date ten poetry books. He has translated to Hebrew seventy books of both prose and poetry. He works as an editor, punctuator, lecturer and translator from the languages: Albanian, Estonian, Hungarian, Turkish, Greek, Maltese, Spanish, Portuguese, Finnish and Catalan. Saari has won several awards for his works as a poet and as a translator, and he divides his time between Jerusalem, Helsinki, Athens, Lisbon and other places.