Zohar Atkins weighs in on contemporary anti-Semitism “culture wars” through the unique lens of poetry.
Zohar Atkins shares a few poetic excerpts in honor of Tishah be-Av
A Talmudic poem about Holocaust appropriation.
A poem on parshat Korach by Zohar Atkins
Levi Morrow provides an all-new translation of Rav Elhanan Nir’s “Kavvanot for Rosh Hashanah,” and analyzes how these theological poems speak about our relationship with God and prayer on Rosh Hashanah.
Tikva Hecht’s moving elegy for her mother, a lyric essay told in verse and art, reflects on the fragility of life and the final confession we recite in the Yom Kippur Amidah.
Yaakov Jaffe examines Yehudah Ha-Levi's High Holiday poem "Yashen, Al Teradam"
A new poem from Zohar Atkins offers a poetic meditation on life in the COVID world.
A passionate sonnet by Yocheved Friedman in memory of the Rav, zt'l.
Jeffrey Saks explores the works of the blind Israeli poet, Erez Biton.