Hebrew poetry

And what it’s like to translate it into English.

Robert Alter
Aug. 16 2018 12:01AM

On the Surface of Silence.

Alicia Ostriker
Aug. 7 2018 12:01AM

Bab el-Wad.

Vivian Eden
Feb. 2 2018 12:01AM

Liturgical tributes to the Hasmoneans in 7th-century Palestine.

Ophir Münz-Manor
Dec. 18 2017 12:01AM

Poems of the land of Israel.

Rachel Bluwstein and Leah Goldberg
May 4 2017 12:01AM

The Homer of Lod.

April 10 2017 12:01AM

The original misunderstood and lonely poet.

Raymond Scheindlin
Dec. 29 2016 12:01AM

A poem.

Nathan Alterman
April 19 2016 12:01AM

Fraternal reflections on Reuven Ben-Yosef.

James Reiss
April 1 2016 12:01AM

Art and religion in “Poem without End.”

Jan. 19 2016 12:01AM

The enigma of Avraham Ḥalfi.

Jan. 7 2016 12:01AM

Better to pity God than reject Him altogether.

Adam Kirsch
Dec. 23 2015 12:01AM

Ancient dirges attributed to Esther.

Laura Lieber
July 23 2015 12:01AM