Irris Makler is a foreign correspondent based in Jerusalem and author of three books. Her latest is Just Add Love: Holocaust Survivors Share Their Stories and Recipes, available from Her essay ‘Ali Baba and the forty thieves’ was published in Griffith Review 1: Insecurity in the New World Order.

Pieces by Irris Makler

The kindness of strangers
Edition 69: The European Exchange

Ali Baba and the forty thieves
Edition 1: Insecurity in the New World Order

Griffith Review