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    • spiritual jew
    • 08.02.10 | 12:26 (IST)

    I knew Yona Wallach personally and translated a few early poems of her into German. She is definetely one of the leading poets of the 2oth century, a master of Hebrew and should be translated into many languages. Her thinking touched the deepest metaphysical questions of human existence. She was in her way "religious". Thank you Edna Resh for introducing her into high school literature classes. I hope a lot of other teachers do it as well.

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