Tosefta

Poetry from Zohar Atkins.

Korach

A poem on parshat Korach by Zohar Atkins

Conjoined Twins

A poetic offering from Yehoshua November in advance of parashat Toledot

Akeidah

Zohar Atkins presents a new poem on the Akeidah.

No Rest for the Weary? Ambiguity in Yehudah Halevi’s “Yom Shabbaton”

Yaakov Jaffe analyzes the multiple meanings of a medieval Jewish poem and popular Shabbat table song.

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.

Ode to a Nightingale

A passionate sonnet by Yocheved Friedman in memory of the Rav, zt'l.

The Poetry of the Land

With masterful translation, Tzvi Novick offers a glimpse of Israeli culture to our English readers.

The Joiner

Ezra Olman's short story debut at Lehrhaus

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