Aviva-no

byShimon AdafTranslated byYael Segalovitz

December 6, 2019|
Aviva-no by Shimon Adaf
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In the original text alongside the English translation, Adaf blends contemporary colloquial Hebrew, Arabic, and old Aramaic with biblical, Talmudic, and Rabbinic intertextualities. The collection is a powerful lamentation for Adaf's sister, Aviva, who died at 43. Written from a witness of Israeli society, the daily violence taking place makes the grief reverberating through the poems both personal and palpable.
Yael Segalovitz received a B.A. in Literature and Psychology and M.A. in Comparative Literature from Tel Aviv University. She is the translator of Clarice Lisepctor's A Via Crucis do Corpo into Hebrew (Ha-kibutz Ha-me'uchad Press, 2016) and her poetry translations into English appeared in Mantis (2016), Two-Lines(2015) and T-joLT (2014...
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Title:Aviva-noFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:100 pages, 8.94 X 7.72 X 0.4 inShipping dimensions:100 pages, 8.94 X 7.72 X 0.4 inPublished:December 6, 2019Publisher:Alice James BooksLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1948579057

ISBN - 13:9781948579056

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