The Chosen Ones

Hope

Passover 2020

Going Viral

A new poem from Zohar Atkins offers a poetic meditation on life in the COVID world.

Akeidah

Zohar Atkins presents a new poem on the Akeidah.

Can One Delegate Holocaust Metaphors?

A Talmudic poem about Holocaust appropriation.

Good Flies Out of its Prison

Abe Mezrich presents a poem on the Book of Ruth.

Contemporary Poetry and Mystical Intimacy 

Award-winning poet Yehoshua November offers his thoughts on the connection between mystical intimacy and poetry.

Blackbirds

Zohar Atkins weighs in on contemporary anti-Semitism “culture wars” through the unique lens of poetry.

Words Winged With Light

Jeffrey Saks explores the works of the blind Israeli poet, Erez Biton.

Wake Up Sleeping One! Yehudah Ha-Levi’s Dramatic Use of Genre and Narrative Voice in...

Yaakov Jaffe examines Yehudah Ha-Levi's High Holiday poem "Yashen, Al Teradam"

Hollow Land

Zohar Atkins shares a few poetic excerpts in honor of Tishah be-Av

Korach

A poem on parshat Korach by Zohar Atkins

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