Ioram Melcer (1963) is an author, translator and editor, and is currently the editor in chief of Alaxon (www.alaxon.co.il). He has been awarded the Prime Minister's Prize for Hebrew Literary Works, the "Bnai Brith" Prize for Journalism, the Bernstein Prize for Literary Criticism in the Press and the Ministry of Culture Prize for Debut Books. He is the author of seven bookד: "Snow in Albania", "Does Lisbon Exist?", "Hibbat Zion", "Pelé: A God in Flesh and Blood", "The Man Who Was Buried Twice" and "As Much As It Takes", a novel published in 2020.
In addition, he has translated more than 100 books from Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, French, Catalan, Galician and English.