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Shoshana Olidort

Shoshana Olidort is Web Editor of the Poetry Foundation and is completing a PhD in Comparative Literature at Stanford University. Her research focuses on modern and contemporary Jewish women's poetry across English, Hebrew and Yiddish.

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Review

Review of Strange Cocktail: Translation and the Making of Modern Hebrew Poetry by Adriana X. Jacobs

Shoshana Olidort

Jacobs (who, in addition to being a scholar of modern Hebrew literature, is also an accomplished translator and poet) offers a rethinking of the modern Hebrew canon as fundamentally shaped by what she calls a “translational poetics.”

Blog

When the Stakes Were High and the Odds Were Low: On seeking publication and combing the archive

Shoshana Olidort

On taking revenge against negligent editors in the archive. 

Texts & Translation

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Two Poems

Celia Dropkin

Translation by Shoshana Olidort

Two poems by Celia Dropkin 

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