Hebrew poetry

The soul of man is the candle of God.

Sept. 30 2021 12:01AM

On the Ninth of Av, Oholah and Oholibah speak.

Yosef Lindell
July 15 2021 12:01AM

The perils of forgetting—and misremembering.

James Loeffler and Leora Bilsky
April 9 2021 12:01AM

“Sicarii II.”

Jan. 13 2021 12:01AM

Including the last poem the poet and martyr ever wrote.

JNS
Dec. 23 2020 12:01AM

Writing Hebrew poetry after Auschwitz, with help from the Jewish liturgy.

Rachel Tzvia Back
Sept. 30 2020 12:01AM

Biblical poetry doesn’t conform to 21st-century stereotypes.

Michelle Knight
Aug. 19 2020 12:01AM

Nissim Black’s Mothaland and Dunash ibn Labrat.

Henry Abramson
March 11 2020 12:01AM

And his longtime collaborator, Hyman Hurwitz.

Lilach Naishtat Bornstein
Nov. 25 2019 12:01AM

“A Week Apart.”

Tzur Erlich
May 3 2019 12:01AM

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