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Yehuda Halevi: The Poetry Contest

Find your inner 11th-century poet and win an iPad

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Today on Tablet

Spy games, evading the next Holocaust, and more

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The Earthly Dreamer

Poet Edward Hirsch and the dignity of everyday existence

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Politics and Poesy

In early 20th-century Poland, poet Shmuel Nadler took off his yarmulke and took up with the Communists

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A Clockwork Doll

Dahlia Ravikovitch and the poetry of the plainspoken

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Sensible Swoons

Charles Bernstein and the poetry of antic glee

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The Last Great Yiddish Poet

Nextbook and Tablet authors remember Avrom Sutzkever

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Auslander does death, Turkey’s rise, and more

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Today on Tablet

An Argentinian dissident, a Yiddish poet, Afro-Semitic beats

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Three Poems By Avrom Sutzkever

‘How,’ ‘The Lead Plates at the Rom Press,’ and ‘1981’

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Poet Rachel Wetzsteon Dies at 42

‘New Republic’ poetry editor, bard of Morningside Heights

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Today on Tablet

Navasky on Lieberman, Hannukah’s ‘Avatar,’ and more

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The Joke’s on God

Stanley Moss is either the most religiously profane or profanely religious poet around

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‘A good prescription for Jewish poems’

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Scribes and Scribblers

Poetry inspired by architecture, prophecy, and the immigration experience

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The Prophet’s Pen

A new book argues that the key to decoding the Bible is understanding its poetry

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Tablet’s Kirsch Makes Forward 50

‘This century’s first pre-eminent Jewish man of letters’

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Easy Reading

Straightforward or elliptical, poetry needn’t be hard

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Poets Protest J Street Cancellation

Plays are slated to take their place

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Jazzed Up

New albums find inspiration in the Passover haggadah

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A Bad Jewish Poetry Contest

And our ode to soup

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Harry Potter

And the Jewish poetry alias

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Sundown: A Campy Idea

Fashion plates, golden coffins, and bad verse

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Happy Birthday, Mr. Ginsberg

The beat poet would have been 83.

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Emma Lazarus

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Canon Fodder

The short, tragic life of English poet Isaac Rosenberg

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A Life Between Lines

Adina Hoffman’s quasi-biography of Palestinian poet Taha Muhammad Ali

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A Poet

How Louis Zukofsky grappled with Marxism, music, and math

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Jazzed Up

Robert Pinsky’s poetry gets a rhythm section

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On the Shekhina’s Wings

A new collection offers four centuries of women’s spiritual literature

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