Poetry

Not translations, but appropriations.

Juan Gelman, Ilan Stavans and Judah Halevi
April 15 2024 12:01AM

An ex-Soviet writer gets a feeling of déjà vu.

April 5 2024 12:01AM

There are many strange things about Purim that in the end connect to joy.

Yehoshua November
March 22 2024 12:01AM

“To Heaven.”

Joseph Bottum
Dec. 11 2023 12:01AM

An American Jewish poet and his searing wartime experience.

Oct. 20 2023 12:01AM

Beauty, brevity, and uncanny vulnerability.

Neil Arditi
Oct. 18 2023 12:01AM

Shmuel the Statesman and dark side of the Golden Age.

Tamar Marvin
Sept. 28 2023 12:01AM

“The Destruction of Sennacherib.”

Joseph Bottum
Sept. 11 2023 12:01AM

Two new books bring Osip Mandelstam to an English-language audience.

Donald Rayfield
May 9 2023 12:01AM

Malines.

Avrom Sutzkever and Justin Cammy
April 20 2023 12:01AM

“How long, O Lord, shall I forgotten be?”

Joseph Bottom and Philip Sidney
March 28 2023 12:01AM

Poems from the Sea of Death.

Elie Wiesel and Allan Nadler
Jan. 20 2023 12:01AM

“Ozymandias” is a story not only of Egypt, but of nation after nation throughout history—except one.

Dec. 19 2022 12:01AM

A medieval rabbi with “a love of language, dark humor, penchant for astrology, personal bitterness, and dour personality.”

Tamar Marvin
Nov. 17 2022 12:01AM