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The Syrian-African rift, and other poems

by Avot Yeshurun

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Published by Jewish Publication Society in Philadelphia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementAvoth Yeshurun ; translated and with a foreword by Harold Schimmel.
SeriesJewish poetry series
ContributionsSchimmel, Harold.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPJ5054.Y48 S54213
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 133 p. ;
Number of Pages133
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4099265M
ISBN 100827601816, 0827601824
LC Control Number80013630

James Kugel: Avot Yeshurun in English The Syrian-African Rift and other poems, translated into English by Harold Schimmel > (pp. ) Catastrophe in Jewish Literature Table of contents: Includes links to. translator of Avoth Yeshurun's The Syrian-African Rift and Other Poems (Jewish Publication Society) and in Israel for his long poem Arah. erratum. In Cecile Abish's "Fogg" (CONJUNCTIONS:3, page ) the fourth line should have read "concerns of installation are manifest—where the works of .

most recent poems, which open the book, presented in both English and Ewe. Printing problems made that impossible. In “To the Ancient Poets” and elsewhere, however, Awoonor threads several lines in the Ewe language. The poems range from his sojourn in the United States, notably at SUNY Stony Brook, where he taught in the early s, to Brazil. Avot Yeshurun, The Syrian-African Rift and Other Poems, Harold Schimmel, tr., Philadelphia, Jewish Publication Society, This edition does not contain the passage cited, and the translation is my own. Looking Back with Longing in Hebrew Fiction By LEON I. YUDKIN Hebrew fiction, from the beginning of the century, has been imbued with a.

Translated by Harold Schimmel in Avoth Yeshurun, The Syrian-African Rift and Other Poems (Philadelphia: Jewish Publication Society of America, ), as “died of longing” and by me as “longing to death,” but the phrase could also be translated as “longed to death” or “dying of longing.” ↩. Achebe has also written short stories and children's books, and Beware Soul Brother, a book of his poetry, won the Commonwealth Poetry Prize in Achebe has been at the Universities of Nigeria, Massachusetts and Connecticut, and among the many honours he has received are the award of a Fellowship of the Modern Language Association of America 3/5(2).


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