Ofir Touche Gafla

Ofir Touche Gafla

Touche Gafla’s first novel, “World of the End,” published in English by Tor (2013), has become a cult classic. He has written several other novels, including “The Day the Music Died” and “The Book of Disorder” as well as short stories, scripts and children’s books. He is also renowned as a creative writing teacher and teaches at the Sam Spiegel School of TV and Film in Jerusalem and elsewhere.

Israel Institute Grants

  • Grant Award Year
    (in Academic Years)
  • Israel Institute Program
  • Institutional Affiliation during Grant Term
  1. 2014-2015
    Visiting Israeli Artists Program
    University of Texas, Austin