This series is a tribute to contemporary poets that influenced and continue to influence Hebrew poetry. The influence of these poets is felt in their poetic idiom and its content, constituting a source of inspiration and influence on young Hebrew poetry.
The first evening, opening this series, was a tribute to the poet Israel Eliraz. The following evenings will be devoted to poets that challenged the limitations of poetic language and boldly approached topics of manifold significance. Among them one can find Hamutal Bar-Yodef, Sivan Har-Shefi, Miron H. Isaacson, Hedva Harkaby and Agi Mishol.
Editor and moderator: Binyamin Shvili
Worth an Evening: An evening honoring the poet Hamutal Bar-Yosef
An evening in tribute to Jerusalem poet Hamutal Bar-Yosef, marking the publication of her book Bli harbeh diburim, a selection of her poems published in a new series by the Kibbutz Meuhad. Her precise and self-aware poetry empowers the emotional strength and experience of the selected works.
Participants: Hamutal Bar-Yosef, Bilha Ben-Eliyahu, Sivan Har-Shefi
Music: Yael Tai, vocals, compositions; Omer Amitai, keyboard