Chana Bloch's collection of new and selected poetry explores a retrospective view on Jewish texts and traditions, illness, death, gender, memory, and family life.
|Publisher:||Autumn House Press|
|Product dimensions:||5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.70(d)|
About the Author
CHANA BLOCH (1940-2017), the author of award-winning books of poetry, translation, and scholarship, is Professor Emerita of English at Mills College, where she taught for over thirty years and directed the Creative Writing Program. Bloch is co-translator of The Song of Songs (Modern Library, 2006), and of poets Yehuda Amichai and Dahlia Ravikovitch.
What People are Saying About This
“Chana Bloch is an absolutely essential poet, with a breathtaking gift for spanning, linking and leaping unforgettable images, wonderments, and wisdom. Her words travel with me at the center of my compass. This collection is a triumph, not to be missed.”