Unlike most other people of his generation, Rivlin has a lot of room in which to move around outside without breaking the rules.
You can’t truly go back to a place where you once lived, because so much will have changed since you left that it is not the same place any more.
The poet won the Prime Minister's Award for Hebrew Writers twice, in 1989 and 2016 as well as the Bernstein Prize, in the Literary Criticism category.
Voices Israel 2019: Poetry from Israel and Abroad is the 45th-such anthology to be published. It contains no fewer than 125 original poems in English, the work of 91 poets from across the world.
Gamzu taught at universities in the US and Australia before returning to Israel, he spent the past few years living in Haifa.
“The Great Lover” inspired me to make a list of the things I take for granted in Jerusalem, but which nevertheless enrich my life.
Those poems, including those written by Itzik Manger, remind us of what Jews did before 1939, how in spite of hardship, deserted by almost all, they lived, strove, created and gave.
The show will have its opening night on Wednesday, January 29th at 8:30pm and will include English subtitles.
The Jerusalem neighborhood will salute relationship between poetic talent and the visual arts in three different exhibitions.
It is time for Jews to recall and reclaim the spirit of Julian Tuwim.