Two poems that use humor to revise the traditional narrative of Soviet Jews' triumphal arrival in Israel.
The surprising parallels in the lives and poetry of Natan Zach and Aharon Almog, and their place in Israeli literary history.
A selection of English translations of work by the poet Sarai Shavit.
A selection of English translations of work by the poet Yael Statman.
A specially commissioned translation of poetry by leading Israeli poet Dory Manor.
A selection of English translations of work by the poet Chaya Levy.
A selection of the first English translations of work by poet Yonatan Berg.
Poetry from Tehila Hakimi, a member of the Ars Poetica movement.
David Rosenberg's literary memoir, a Guggenheim Fellowship project just published in the UK, includes this excerpt from the period when he lived in Israel, working as an editor for Hakibbutz Hameuchad publisher and the Institute for Translation of Hebrew Literature.