A Wandering Aramaean: Passover Poems and Translations

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Poetry. Jewish Studies. "In his Foreword to this astonishing book, Henry Weinfield calls the prophet Elijah 'one of the most daemonic and uncanny figures in literature.' And with these poems, Weinfield himself becomes one of the most daemonic and uncanny poets writing today. The high formality and decorum of his verse produce an unparalleled lucidity and sublime resonance. In 'The Book of Elijah,' modern English poetry, mediated by the inescapable language of the King James Bible, is now the vehicle for an epic tale drawn ...

A Wandering Aramaean: Passover Poems and Translations 2012, DOS Madres Press

ISBN-13: 9781933675626

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