Yehuda Amichai Festival | University of Oxford

Yehuda Amichai Festival

Speakers
Hana Amichai, Erez Bitton, Christopher Reid, Yvonne Green, Adriana Jacobs
Event date
Event time
6:00 - 8:00
Venue
Oxford Centre for Hebrew and Jewish Studies
Clarendon Institute Building
Walton Street
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 2HG
Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
Free
Disabled access?
No
Booking required
Not required

The Yehuda Amichai Festival is a celebration of the late poet’s work and his continued influence on contemporary poetry. The event will feature readings of Amichai’s work in Hebrew and in English translations, as well as original works by the featured poets. Readers include: the poets Erez Bitton, Yvonne Green, and Christopher Reid, as well as Amichai’s widow Hana Amichai. Prof. Adriana X. Jacobs, associate professor of Modern Hebrew literature (Oriental Studies), will chair the event and lead the discussion.