A collection of modern Hebrew poetry that presents the poems in the original Hebrew, with an English phonetic transcription.The diction and grammar of the poem are more elevated, more biblically poetic, than our version can indicate. ... the poem runs up and down the scale of sun- saturated creation in two series a 5-8, 9-13 a culminating in the aquot;choir of infinityaquot; (13). ... and the aromatic elephant tree down to the garlic skin, a proverbial equivalent in Hebrew for something worth next to nothing. ... Line 14 a like many of the terminal lines in the corona a is a sudden reversal in tone and perspective . Line 13anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Modern Hebrew Poem Itself|
|Publisher||:||Wayne State University Press - 2003|