Collection of articles by distinguished scholars, among them friends and students of Prof. Mirsky. Besides the central subject, which is the poetry and liturgy of different communities, periods and styles, included also are studies on biblical exegesis and midrash, Jewish history, Hebrew linguistics, and modern literature.
Danacode:   110-20101 ISBN:  965-226-312-5 Language:   Hebrew Pages:   488 Weight:   915 gr Dimensions:  17X25 cm Publication Date:   01/2007 Publisher:   Bar-Ilan University Press
This book deals with the Hebrew liturgical poems from Spain known as “personal reshut”. Among students of Medieval Hebrew poetry these poems are considered to possess outstanding artistic merit and to stand at the apex of Spanish Jewish piyyut. In my stud
This volume traces the history of Hebrew versification from biblical poetry, through ancient Hebrew liturgy, medieval poetry, poetry of the Haskalah, and finally modern Hebrew poetry. After the biblical period, all systems of versification demanded umeric