A Prayer in the Forest
Getting lost at summer camp made me rethink what psalms mean to me
· June 7, 2017
In his subtle translations of the Bible’s Wisdom Books—Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, and Job—Robert Alter highlights the canon’s subversive side
· October 19, 2010
Sing a New Song
Robert Alter’s version of Psalms strives to recapture their Hebrew beauty.
· September 10, 2007